Monongah in Marion County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Erected 1963 by West Virginia Historic Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Disasters. A significant historical date for this entry is December 7, 1907.
Location. 39° 27.619′ N, 80° 12.818′ W. Marker is in Monongah, West Virginia, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of Bridge Street (County Route 56) and Main Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Bridge Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairmont WV 26554, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Italian-American Immigrants Memorial Bell (here, next to this marker); Monongah Heroine (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Monongah Mine Disaster Memorial (approx. Ύ mile away); Captain James Booth (approx. 1.8 miles away); Original Saint Anthony Church BellNASA (approx. 2.2 miles away); Pepperoni Roll (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monongah.
Also see . . . Monongah Mine Disaster. Wikipedia summary of the Monongah Mining Disaster. (Submitted on June 19, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia.)
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