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9/11 World Trade Center Memorial

 
 
9/11 World Trade Center Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
1. 9/11 World Trade Center Memorial Marker
Inscription.

World Trade Center

Height: 1,368 and 1,362 feet
Ground Breaking: August 5, 1965
Opened: 1970-73: April 4, 1973 ribbon cutting
Destroyed: September 11, 2001
Latitude 40 Deg. 42'42.03" Longitude: -74 Deg O'45.51"

"Not just a piece of steel...
But a piece of our hearts."

[World Trade Center Steel Beam Remnant]

Dedicated September 11, 2010


 
Erected 2010 by Son's [sic] of the American Legion, Squadron 184.
 
Location. 40° 25.382′ N, 75° 31.521′ W. Marker is in East Greenville, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Gravel Pike (Pennsylvania Route 29) north of Water Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is on the grounds of American Legion Post 184. Marker is at or near this postal address: 744 Gravel Pike, East Greenville PA 18041, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); Palm (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hereford Furnace (approx. 2.3
9/11 World Trade Center Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
2. 9/11 World Trade Center Memorial
miles away); Frank N.D. Buchman (approx. 2.8 miles away); Goshenhoppen (approx. 3 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 4 miles away); Indian Jasper Quarries (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Greenville.
 
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9/11 World Trade Center Memorial Beam Remnant and Twin Towers Model image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
3. 9/11 World Trade Center Memorial Beam Remnant and Twin Towers Model
9/11 World Trade Center Memorial Beam Remnant image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
4. 9/11 World Trade Center Memorial Beam Remnant
9/11 World Trade Center Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2018
5. 9/11 World Trade Center Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 13, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 13, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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