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Bellaire in Belmont County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Willow Grove Mine

 
 
Willow Grove Mine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 2, 2014
1. Willow Grove Mine Marker
Inscription.
Hanna Coal Company's #10 Mine
March 16, 1940
An explosion ripped through the Willow Grove Mine resulting in the death of 72 Ohio Valley men

 
Location. 40° 0.984′ N, 80° 44.538′ W. Marker is in Bellaire, Ohio, in Belmont County. Marker is at the intersection of Belmont Street and 34th Street, on the right when traveling south on Belmont Street. Click for map. Located in Union Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bellaire OH 43906, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Colonel John H. Sullivan (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Square and its Uses / The Question of Ownership (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); West Washington Street World War II Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Bellaire High School Clock Tower / Central School Clock Tower and Bell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Bellaire.
 
Also see . . .  Willow Grove #10 Mine Disaster
Willow Grove Mine Marker-Names of Victims image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 2, 2014
2. Willow Grove Mine Marker-Names of Victims
rear of marker
. (Submitted on November 2, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. DisastersIndustry & Commerce
 
Willow Grove Mine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 2, 2014
3. Willow Grove Mine Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 372 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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