Hoist Foundation Historical

Hoist Foundation Historical (HM1SSF)

Location: Blacksburg, VA 24060 Montgomery County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 11.211', W 80° 25.879'

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Here was the first foundation that pulled the coal cars from the mine. This foundation held the hoist that worked in sequence with a series of hoists to move the coal. The foundations are still here to this day because of the force that was put on them each day in the early 1900's. The picture you see below is of the hoist that the foundations supported.
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HM NumberHM1SSF
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Placed ByParks & Recreation, Montgomery County, VA
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, June 26th, 2016 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 550475 N 4115751
Decimal Degrees37.18685000, -80.43131667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 11.211', W 80° 25.879'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 11' 12.66" N, 80° 25' 52.74" W
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Area Code(s)540, 434
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Huckleberry Trail, Blacksburg VA 24060, US
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