Plymouth in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Abijah Smith & Company
Erected 1989 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 14.117′ N, 75° 57.686′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on West Main Street (U.S. 11) 0.1 miles south of Coal Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 747 West Main Street, Plymouth PA 18651, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Shawnee Fort (a few steps from this marker); Sephaniah Reese (1866-1944) (approx. 0.7 miles away); Avondale Mine Disaster (approx. 0.9 miles away); Arthur Horace James (1883-1973) (approx. 1.1 miles away); Amedeo Obici (1877-1947) (approx. Teedyuscung (approx. 3.5 miles away); Concrete City (approx. 3.6 miles away); Pete Gray Wyshner (approx. 3.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Plymouth.
Also see . . . The Pittsburgh Press: The first American Coal Man. (Submitted on September 21, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 358 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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