Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial

Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial (HM1MME)

Location: Shenandoah, PA 17976 Schuylkill County
Country: United States of America
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N 40° 49.414', W 76° 12.111'

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"Dedicated to the men who worked in endless night"

Their coal oil lamps dimly lighted the dismal tunnels while silhouetting their blackened faces that portrayed their exhausting labors and dedication to their families from sunrise to sunset. Only God knew their fate. As you walk this brick pathway toward the Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial. You will become a part of the miners' world and the history they so painstakingly created with picks and shovels. Do not shed tears for them, but carry on the pride they chiseled with the sweat from their brows and each beat of their hearts. By Roseann Hall.
Pennsylvania Anthracite Miners Memorial-Steven Souchuck, Joseph Baronowsky, Edward S. Kramer, Neil Delance, Albert James Sands Sr., John Lauritis, Bartholemew "Patsy" Swies, Stanley Rakowsky Sr., George Luscavage, David J. Roberts, Frank M. Twardzik, Gulden-Thompson Family, John J. "Jada" Grutza, John Bisco, Stanley Glinski, Christopher F. Casula, Thomas and Blanche Dower, John S. and Pauline G. Karlavage, Robert K. Ramsey, Adam Morris, Dyszel-Andrew, Barbara and Sons, Procuda-Steve, Nick, Russel, Albert Ritzo, B. Lewis and Shustack Family, Con Kulpcavage, Mike and Kathy McCoog, Joseph and Dorothy Hyduk.
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HM NumberHM1MME
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Year Placed1996
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Date Added Friday, August 7th, 2015 at 10:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 398652 N 4519866
Decimal Degrees40.82356667, -76.20185000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 49.414', W 76° 12.111'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 49' 24.84" N, 76° 12' 6.66" W
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Area Code(s)570
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-70 E Washington St, Shenandoah PA 17976, US
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