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Coal Miners Memorial
Warden Mine,

Douglas Hollow,
Douglas,
Blythedale,
Elizabeth Twp.,
Allegheny County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that mined the Bituminous Coal seams of the Warden Mine, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Compiled & Edited by
Raymond A. Washlaski

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

Updated June 10, 2010

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A Memorial to the Coal Miners that Worked the
Warden Mine


Following is a partial list of the miners, mine employees and company store employees that worked the Warden Mine, Douglas Hollow, Douglas, Blythedale, Elizabeth Twp., Alleghey Co., PA.   The coal miners names have been researched and complied from various sources by Raymond A. Washlaski, Historian: newspaper obits, newspaper articles, Pennsylvania Bureau of Mines Reports, township histories, and names of coal miners submitted by various people, etc..
The Nationalities listed for various miners, are taken directly from "Report of the Department of Mines of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA" as reported for the various years.  Those listed as American, could be either native born or naturalized citizens.
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Since 1870, Pennsylvania's Annual Report on Mining Activities has recorded 51,483 deaths from mining accidents-- 31,113 deaths in anthracite mines and 20,370 deaths in bituminous mines.

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COAL MINERS MEMORIAL
WARDEN MINE
[ A ]
Ason, Stephen
(Miner, ca.1954, Warden Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 62. [from "The Charleroi Mail," Charleroi, PA, July 12, 1954.].)
[ B ]
Burgesser, A. E.
(Superintendent, ca.1942, of the Warden Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, for Pittsburgh Coal Company. [from "The Charleroi Mail," Charleroi, PA, June 1, 1942.].)
[ C ]
[ D ]
Diemond, William
(Superintendent, ca.1929, of the Warden Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, for Pittsburgh Coal Company, Pittsburgh, PA. [from "The Charleroi Mail," Charleroi, PA, April 17, 1929.].)
[ E ]
[ F ]
[ G ]
[ H ]
Haggarty, George
(Miner, ca.1925, Warden Mine, Allegheny Co., PA.);
(Injured.  Struck in the face, when a member of a group of union-sympathizers climbed aboard the car in which he was riding and attacked him, Oct. 3, 1925.  [from "The Charleroi Mail," Charleroi, PA, Oct. 3, 1925.].)
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[ M ]
Martin, W. D.
(Black Miner, Pick Miner ca.1931, Warden Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 35.);
(Killed.  Killed when a roof caved in as he was working in a heading, in the Warden Mine, Aug. 5, 1931.  Lived in Blythesdale.  He was send to Alabama for interrment. [from "The Monessen Daily Independent," Monessen, PA, Aug. 7, 1931.].)
McCall, John R.
(Miner, Motorman ca.1931, Warden Mine, Allegheny Co., PA, Age 42, married, 8 children.);
(Killed.  Killed by a fall of rock while traking a light battery motor into the Warden Mine, Aug. 5, 1931.  He lived in Gallatin, PA. Interred at Avonmore Cemetery, near Greensburg, PA.  [from "The Monessen Daily Independent," Monessen, PA, Aug. 7, 1931.].)
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