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Twenty-Four Residents

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel
1. Twenty-Four Residents Marker
Inscription.  Twenty-four residents of Allegheny County lost their lives by the sinking of Graham's Ferry near the site of this bridge on May 12, 1909.
August Wolf James Cotter Jr Albert E Graham Frank Neeld Emil Yehle Nicholas A Brucker Clarence Bistline Julius Lau John W Antic WH Gotheridge FW Magdefrau Oscar Rutske William Davis Anthony Boll Eugenio Marzullo WJ Burke GH Gingrich Albert Round Charles W Coppes TO Kennedy HJ Vogeley George Roberts Jr Edw H Brunner JS Thompson
 
Location. 40° 28.646′ N, 80° 2.824′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from McKees Rocks Bridge 0.2 miles south of Ohio River Boulevard (Pennsylvania Route 65), on the right when traveling north. Marker is mounted on the Northeast bridge column of the McKees Rocks Bridge. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15233, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. McKees Rocks Mound (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Mary's Ukrainian Orthodox Church (approx. 0.6 miles away);
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By Mike Wintermantel
2. Twenty-Four Residents Marker
1909 McKee's Rocks Strike (approx. 0.7 miles away); In Memory of John (Jack) Brennan (approx. 0.8 miles away); The McKee Mansion (approx. 0.9 miles away); Presston (approx. 0.9 miles away); Michael A. Musmanno (approx. 1.2 miles away); Davis Island Lock and Dam (approx. 1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. McKees Rocks Bridge at Historic Bridges.org. (Submitted on September 3, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Pittsburgh, PA Ohio River Ferry Boat Accident, May 1909. GenDisasters.com (Submitted on September 3, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. DisastersWaterways & Vessels
 
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By Mike Wintermantel
3. Twenty-Four Residents Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 255 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 3, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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