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Eureka in Eureka County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Charcoal Burners Massacred Aug. 18, 1879

 
 
Charcoal Burners Massacred Aug. 18, 1879 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, July 28, 2014
1. Charcoal Burners Massacred Aug. 18, 1879 Marker
Inscription.  
Giovanni Pedroni
Marcellus Locatelli
Teodoro Zesta
Pompeo Pattini
Antonio Canonica


Charcoal Burners Massacred Aug. 18, 1879
By A Sheriff's Posse Southwest Of The
Fish Creek Ranch

 
Erected 1983 by Eureka Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesLabor Unions. A significant historical date for this entry is August 18, 1879.
 
Location. 39° 30.605′ N, 115° 58.24′ W. Marker is in Eureka, Nevada, in Eureka County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Caribou Way and Holly Road. The Memorial sits in the old Eureka City/County Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eureka NV 89316, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Eureka Sentinel Newspaper (approx. half a mile away); Eureka Sentinel Building (approx. half a mile away); Eureka Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Eureka Opera House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bartine Outhouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tannehill Cabin
Charcoal Burners Massacred Aug. 18, 1879 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, July 28, 2014
2. Charcoal Burners Massacred Aug. 18, 1879 Marker
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(approx. ¾ mile away); Eureka (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Eureka Mining District (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eureka.
 
Eureka Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, circa 2014
3. Eureka Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. This page has been viewed 583 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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