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Coal Miners Memorial Becks Run Mines, Red Man's Mill, Allegheny Co., PA


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Becks Run Mine,
Becks Run No. 2 Mine,

Red Man's Mill,
Allegheny County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

A Tribute to the Coal Miners that mined the Bituminous Coal seams of the Becks Run Mines, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

Raymond A. Washlaski, Historian, Editor,
Ryan P. Washlaski, Technical Editor,

Updated Sept. 8, 2010

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Becks Run Mine (ca.1878-   ?  ),
Located on the Monongahela Division Branch of the Pennsylvania Railroad, near the Monongahela River, Red Man's Mill, Allegheny Co., PA
Owners: (ca.1878-  ?  ), H. B. Hays & Brother Company,
              (ca.1889-  ?  ), H. G. Burghman
              (ca.1892-  ?  ), H. G. Burghman.
              (ca.1904-  ?  ),    ?
              (ca.1905-  ?  ), Monongahela River Consolidated Coal & Coke Company,                                                  Pittsburgh, PA
              (ca.1913-  ?  ), Monongahela River Consolidated Coal & Coke Company,                                                  Pittsburgh, PA

Becks Run No. 2 Mine (ca.1878-  ? ),
Located near the Monongahela River, Allegheny Co., PA
Owners: (ca.1878-  ?  ), H. B. Hays & Brother Company,

A ca.1900 map of the South Eastern Vicinity of Pittsburgh showing the location of Becks Run Station and Red Man's Mills of the Monongahela River, southeast of the city of Pittsburgh, PA
(Map courtesy of the University of Pittsburgh Historical map collection.)

Photograph is from a stereoview photograph taken ca.1910 of the Becks Run Mine tipple, Red Man's Mill, Allegheny Co., PA
(Photo is courtesy of the Pennsylvania State Archives, Harrisburg, PA.)

"Coal Miners Memorial, Becks Run Mines,
Red Man's Mill, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania"

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