loading tipple


loading tipple
See tipple.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • Atlas Coal Mine — The Atlas Coal Mine is a former coal mine in Alberta, Canada. Located in East Coulee, it is home to the last standing wooden tipple in Canada. HistoryBuilt in 1936, the tipple is a coal loading and sorting machine. At over 40 feet tall the tipple …   Wikipedia

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  • Coal preparation plant — A coal washer in Eastern Kentucky A coal preparation plant (CPP) is a facility that washes coal of soil and rock, preparing it for transport to market. A CPP may also be called a coal handling and preparation plant (CHPP), prep plant, tipple, or… …   Wikipedia

  • car pincher — noun : a mine worker who by means of a pinch bar moves railroad cars under or away from loading chutes (as at a tipple) called also spotter …   Useful english dictionary


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