Lynch in Harlan County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Winifrede Mine Conveyor
Three entries in No. 31 mine were rehabilitated in 1968 to service the conveyor which reopened after originally having been sealed in 1963.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1968.
Location. 36° 57.956′ N, 82° 55.12′ W. Marker is in Lynch, Kentucky, in Harlan County. Marker is on West Main Street (Kentucky Route 160) west of Church Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located on the Portal 31 Exhibition Mine grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Portal 31 Circle, Lynch KY 40855, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. History of Lynch (a few steps from this marker); No. 31 Mine Shop (a few steps from this marker); Power House (within shouting distance of this marker); Mine Ventilating Fan (within shouting distance of this marker); Restaurant Building Lamp House No. 2 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lynch Firehouse (about 300 feet away); No. 31 Mine Portals (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lynch.
More about this marker. This is a large, painted metal, "billboard-style" marker.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Portal 31 Exhibition Mine, Lynch, Kentucky
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