Hazleton in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Erected 1981 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 57.117′ N, 75° 58.71′ W. Marker is in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is at the intersection of South Church Street (Pennsylvania Route 309) and Chapel Street, on the right when traveling south on South Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is directly in front of the church on the left front side. On the left of the church is a parking lot, which exits onto Chapel Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 109 South Church Street, Hazleton PA 18201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Joseph's Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Honor Roll of St. Joseph’s Parish (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lattimer Massacre (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Lattimer Massacre (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Lattimer Massacre (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Sugarloaf Massacre (approx. 4.4 miles away); a different marker also named Sugarloaf Massacre (approx. 5.1 miles away); Saints Peter and Paul Lutheran Church (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hazleton.
Regarding Our Lady of Mount Carmel. The church disbanded and became the headquarters for Catholic Social Services and the St. Joseph Food Pantry, which gives food to the needy of the area.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2015, by Carolyn Martienssen of West Hazleton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 29 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on August 21, 2015, by Carolyn Martienssen of West Hazleton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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