Notes on the Banking of Coal

COAL was first banked by the Dominion Coal Company, Limited , in 1898, near No. 2 Colliery, the same site as is present! y used for that purpose. Though today there are banks at Glace Bay, Sydney, and Sydney Mines, these notes, except when otherwise desirable, will be confined to describing the practice as developed at the No. 2 Banking Station, Glace Bay, as being typical of methods obtaining at all sites.
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