Near Mt. Lookout in Nicholas County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
Hawks Nest Tunnel Disaster Workers Grave Site
Erected 2011 by Nicholas County H. S. Chapter of Future Business Leaders of America, West Virginia Archives and History.
Location. 38° 13.938′ N, 80° 51.053′ W. Marker is near Mt. Lookout, West Virginia, in Nicholas County. Marker is on Mountaineer Expressway (U.S. 19) near Whippoorwill Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker erected between U.S. Route 19 and Hilltop Drive on the southbound side of Route 19. Marker is at or near this postal address: 44 Hilltop Drive, Mount Lookout WV 26678, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hawks Nest Workers Memorial and Grave Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nancy Hart's Capture (approx. 3.4 miles away); Summersville (approx. 3.4 miles away); Nancy Hart (approx. Kesslers Cross Lanes (approx. 4.4 miles away); Keslers Cross Lanes (approx. 4.6 miles away); Cross Lanes Battle (approx. 4.6 miles away); Carnefix Ferry (approx. 5.1 miles away).
Categories. • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Disasters •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2014, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 430 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 30, 2014, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. 4. submitted on October 30, 2015, by Judy King of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.