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Blossburg in Tioga County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Coal in Tioga County

 
 
Coal in Tioga County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 29, 2010
1. Coal in Tioga County Marker
Inscription.
This tablet commemorates
the discovery of
Coal in Tioga County
in 1792

 
Erected 1926 by Wellsboro Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 40.379′ N, 77° 3.757′ W. Marker is in Blossburg, Pennsylvania, in Tioga County. Marker is at the intersection of South Williamson Road and Gulick Street on South Williamson Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blossburg PA 16912, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blossburg Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); William B. Wilson (approx. 0.8 miles away); Coal Discovery (approx. 1.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Williamson Road (approx. 7.6 miles away); Camp of the Pioneers (approx. 7.6 miles away); a different marker also named Williamson Road (approx. 8.2 miles away); Staff Sergeant Ryan Scott Ostrom (approx. 8.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Blossburg.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better
Coal in Tioga County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 29, 2010
2. Coal in Tioga County Marker
understand the relationship, study each marker shown.
 
Also see . . .  We're Blossburg Proud: Blossburg Coal History. (Submitted on June 7, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 497 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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