Place:Coaldale, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States


Alt namesBullrunsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS42005090
Gearyvillesource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS42005090
Coordinates40.822°N 75.91°W
Located inSchuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Coaldale is a borough in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States. Settled in 1827, it was incorporated in 1906 from part of the former Rahn Township; it is named for the coal industry. Coaldale is in the southern Anthracite Coal region in the Panther Creek valley, a tributary of the Little Schuylkill River along U.S. Route 209 between Nesquahoning (easterly) and nearby Lansford, to its immediate west. The town has a bus stop which has a billboard on one side reading "Everybody's Goal Is Mine More Coal". It was founded by John Moser. The area on the western border of the borough is known as Seek.

Research Tips

This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Coaldale, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.