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Tamaqua in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Odd Fellows Cemetery

 
 
Odd Fellows Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
1. Odd Fellows Cemetery Marker
Inscription. The cemetery was incorporated in 1865 and contains the graves of many of Tamaqua’s most prominent citizens. The focal point of the cemetery is its Soldier’s Circle and Civil War Monument, dedicated in 1870. Tamaqua, Pennsylvania
 
Erected 2004 by Tamaqua Area Partnership.
 
Location. 40° 47.78′ N, 75° 58.736′ W. Marker is in Tamaqua, Pennsylvania, in Schuylkill County. Marker is on West Broad Street (US 209). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tamaqua PA 18252, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Murder of Benjamin Yost (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anthracite Bank of Tamaqua (approx. 0.3 miles away); Little Schuylkill Railroad (approx. half a mile away); The Jno. F. McGinty Brewery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mary Harris "Mother" Jones (approx. 4.5 miles away); No. 8 Colliery (approx. 4.5 miles away); Philip Ginder (approx. 5.7 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tamaqua.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Odd Fellows Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
2. Odd Fellows Cemetery Marker
Odd Fellows Cemetery-Soldier's Circle and Civil War Monument-front image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
3. Odd Fellows Cemetery-Soldier's Circle and Civil War Monument-front
Odd Fellows Cemetery-Soldier's Circle and Civil War Monument-reverse image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
4. Odd Fellows Cemetery-Soldier's Circle and Civil War Monument-reverse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 140 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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