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Windber Area Victims of July 20th 1977 Flood

 
 
Windber Area Victims of July 20th 1977 Flood Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
1. Windber Area Victims of July 20th 1977 Flood Marker
Inscription.
Susan Zidzik
Helen M. Zidzik
George A. Zidzik
Andrew Koharchik
Margie Koharchik
 
Location. 40° 14.169′ N, 78° 49.906′ W. Marker is in Windber, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Graham Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 160) and 14th Street, on the right when traveling west on Graham Avenue. Touch for map. Memorial is in Miners Park. Marker is in this post office area: Windber PA 15963, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Coal Miner (a few steps from this marker); Windber War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Alan Freed (within shouting distance of this marker); Windber Strike of 1922-23 (within shouting distance of this marker); Windber (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Windber Veteran's Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Johnny Weissmuller (approx. 0.2 miles away); Escape of Freedom Seekers Patrick and Abraham (approx. 4.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Windber.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyDisastersNotable Events
 
Windber Area Victims of July 20th 1977 Flood Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 26, 2009
2. Windber Area Victims of July 20th 1977 Flood Memorial
Former railroad passenger station in background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,021 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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