Monongah in Marion County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Italian-American Immigrants Memorial Bell
In loving memory of the Sons of Molise who tragically lost their lives in the mining disaster
Monongah December 6th 2007
The President Sen. Michele Iorio
Monongah 1907-2007 A tragedy that will never be forgotten
Italian-American Immigrants from Molise honor their fellow countrymen who died in the collapse of the mine
May St. Nicholas protect us all
From the Region of Molise in memory of its 87 lost sons
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical date for this entry is December 6, 2007.
Location. 39° 27.618′ 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 at or near this postal address: 305 Main Ave, 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. Monongah Disaster (here, next to this marker); Monongah Heroine (a few steps from this marker); Veterans MemorialMonongah Mine Disaster Memorial (approx. Ύ mile away); Captain James Booth (approx. 1.8 miles away); Original Saint Anthony Church Bell (approx. 2 miles away); NASA (approx. 2.2 miles away); Pepperoni Roll (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monongah.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 23, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 23, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.