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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. Touch 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 walking distance of this marker. Blues & Gospel Singer (a few steps from this marker); B&O Railroad Depot / Heritage Village (within shouting distance of this marker); The Virginia State Road (approx. 0.4 miles away); Huntington (approx. 0.4 miles away); War of 1812 Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Huntington Mine Rescue Car (approx. half a mile away); James River Company (approx. half a mile away); One Room School Museum (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 3, 2013, by John Rappold of Huntington, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 451 times since then and 30 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on January 3, 2013, by John Rappold of Huntington, West Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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