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Elk River Coal & Lumber Company #10 Steam Locomotive

 
 
Elk River Coal & Lumber Company #10 Steam Locomotive Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Rappold, July 21, 2008
1. Elk River Coal & Lumber Company #10 Steam Locomotive Marker
Inscription. Built by American Locomotive Company in 1924, the #10 was used to haul mine waste from Rich Run Mine in Widen, WV. Retired from Elk River Coal and Lumber in 1959 and moved to its present location on May 27, 1977. Placed on National Register of Historic Places on September 28, 2006.
 
Location. 38° 25.419′ N, 82° 26.453′ W. Marker is in Huntington, West Virginia, in Cabell County. Marker is on Heritage Village, 11th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington WV 25701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blues & Gospel Singer (a few steps from this marker); Heritage Village (within shouting distance of this marker); The Virginia Road (approx. 0.4 miles away); One Room School Museum (approx. mile away); Carter Godwin Woodson (approx. 0.8 miles away); Marshall Memorial Boulevard (Charleston Ave) (approx. 1.3 miles away); Marshall Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); War Between the States Generals (approx. 1.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Huntington.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by John Rappold of Huntington, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 10 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by John Rappold of Huntington, West Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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