Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Baltimore Mine Tunnel Disaster
Erected 2014 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Environment • Industry & Commerce • Labor Unions. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 5, 1919.
Location. 41° 14.724′ N, 75° 51.636′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on Spring Street. The marker is near the Home Depot. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 41 Spring Street, Wilkes Barre PA 18702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Rev. John J. Curran (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rev. Joseph Murgas (approx. 0.8 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Connecticut Settlement (approx. 0.9 miles away); Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Theodore T. and Walter C. Zuba (approx. 0.9 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. one mile away); St. André Bessette, C.S.C. (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 189 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. 2. submitted on September 9, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.