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Weatherly in Carbon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Weatherly Civil War Memorial

 
 
Weatherly Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., June 20, 2010
1. Weatherly Civil War Memorial Marker
Inscription. Marker front:
1861 - 1865
Our country's crisis

Erected
by the citizens of
Weatherly
and vicinity
A.D. 1906
in memory of its noble
defenders

Marker reverse:
"— we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain, that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom and that the government of the people, by the people, and for the people, shall not perish from the earth."
Lincoln, at Gettysburg

 
Erected 1906 by the citizens of Weatherly and vicinity.
 
Location. 40° 56.516′ N, 75° 49.658′ W. Marker is in Weatherly, Pennsylvania, in Carbon County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and Spring Street on East Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weatherly PA 18255, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Weatherly War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Laborerís Double Dwelling (approx. 4 miles away); Eckley Minersí Village (approx. 4 miles away); Exploring the Corridor (approx. 4 miles away);
Reverse side of the Weatherly Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., June 20, 2010
2. Reverse side of the Weatherly Civil War Memorial Marker
a different marker also named Eckley Minersí Village (approx. 4 miles away); a different marker also named Eckley Miners' Village (approx. 4 miles away); Saints Peter and Paul Lutheran Church (approx. 6.2 miles away); Molly Maguire Executions (approx. 6.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Weatherly.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Weatherly Civil War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., June 20, 2010
3. Weatherly Civil War Memorial Marker
8-inch Rodman Gun image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., June 20, 2010
4. 8-inch Rodman Gun
Muzzle of 8-inch Rodman image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., June 20, 2010
5. Muzzle of 8-inch Rodman
Reading clockwise the markings are "S. McM & Co. * 1865 * 8480 lbs * 24 S.C.L." This cannon was cast by Seyfert, McManus & Co. of Reading, Pennsylvania in 1865. It weighed 8,480 pounds when inspected by Stephen C. Lyford that year.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 835 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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