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

Six ton piece of coal

Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial

 
 
Six ton piece of coal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
1. Six ton piece of coal Marker
Inscription. This six ton piece of coal was mined out of Morea, PA in 1935 by Bazley Coal Co. Donated to the Miners Memorial by Dan Blaschak of Blaschak Coal Co.
 
Location. 40° 49.414′ N, 76° 12.111′ W. Marker is in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, in Schuylkill County. Marker is at the intersection of East Wahington Street and Ringtown Blvd (PA 924) on East Wahington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shenandoah PA 17976, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial (here, next to this marker); Little Lithuania, USA (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Dorsey Brothers (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Michael's Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); 1902 Anthracite Coal Strike (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mahanoy Plane (approx. 2.9 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shenandoah.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Rail cart loaded with coal image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
2. Rail cart loaded with coal
Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
3. Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 240 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 6, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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