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The Centralia mine fire is a coal seam fire that has been burning underneath the borough of Centralia, Pennsylvania, United States, since at least May 27, The fire is burning in underground coal mines at depths of up to feet (90 m) over.
Centralia is a borough and near-ghost town in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, United States. The underground fire is still burning and may continue to do so for years. The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania did not renew the relocation.
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A century ago, Centralia, Pennsylvania was a busy small town filled with shops, residents and a brisk mining business. Most of its buildings are gone, and smoke wafts down graffiti-strewn highways where a prosperous town once stood.
Coal seam fires are nothing new, but.
The city council gave the green light in May for the trash to be set on fire, the same as happened every year with no problem.
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US town abandoned due to underground fire that continues to burn to this day
The sign at the closed section of Route Centralia, Pennsylvania was nearly entirely evacuated following a coal mine fire, burning beneath the town since Sign in to add this to Watch Later.
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The empty highway drew the curious, as such things tend to do, as well as the mischievous.
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Category Entertainment. Most of its buildings are gone, and smoke wafts down graffiti-strewn highways where a prosperous town once stood.
The eight residents of Centralia have been granted the right to stay there for the rest of their lives, after which the government will take possession of their properties.
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