• National Heritage Area

    Rivers Of Steel

    National Heritage Area Pennsylvania

History & Culture

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Clairton Coke Works

Clairton Coke Works- within Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area- relies on barge transportation for delivery of nearly 17,000 tons of coal a day. Its dock is nearly a mile long. During the winter, the plant keeps a 10-day stockpile of coal in case the rivers freeze.