Honus Wagner

Honus Wagner (HMR8J)

Location: Carnegie, PA 15106 Allegheny County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 24.441', W 80° 5.328'

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The "Flying Dutchman" was hailed as baseball's greatest shortstop and one of its finest all-around players. A lifelong Carnegie resident, born to German immigrants. Played for Louisville Colonels, 1897-1899, and the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1900-1917; a Pirates coach from 1933-1951. He set many National League records, including one for eight seasonal batting titles. Known for his modesty and sportsmanship. Charter member, Baseball Hall of Fame, 1936.
HM NumberHMR8J
Year Placed1998
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 4:36am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 577316 N 4473369
Decimal Degrees40.40735000, -80.08880000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 24.441', W 80° 5.328'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 24' 26.46" N, 80° 5' 19.68" W
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Area Code(s)412, 724, 216
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-78 Mansfield Blvd, Carnegie PA 15106, US
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