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Coal Miners Memorial Clover Mine, Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA


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Colver Mine
Colver,
Cambria Twp.,
Cambria County,
Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

A Memorial to the Coal Miners that mined the Bituminous Coal seams of the Colver Mines, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

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Raymond A. Washlaski

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

Updated July 18, 2010

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Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA
[A Coal Company Patch Town in Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., Pennsylvania.]
See:Colver Mine, Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA
        Ebensburg No. 1 Mine, Colver, Cambria Co., PA
        Monroe Coal Mining Company, Colver, PA
        Nine Row, Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA
        Tripoli, Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA
        Twenty Row, Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA

Nine Row, Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA
[A miners housing section of Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., P.]
See: Colver Mine, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA

Tripoli, Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA
[A coal Patch Town in Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., Pennsylvania.]
[Tripoli is located near Colver, about one half mile immediately to the East of Colver, it was the red light district containing the beergardens of Colver.]
[Tripoli (was called "Tripalow" by the residents).]
See: Colver Mine, Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA
        Ebensburg No. 1 Mine, Colver, Cambria Co., PA

Twenty Row, Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA
[A miners housing section of Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA.]
See: Colver Mine, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA

Colver Mine (ca.1909-1978), A drift mine, located at on the Cambria & Indiana Railroad, Colver, Blacklick Twp., Cambria Co., PA
[Colver Mine complex was located at the junction point of Barr Twp., Blacklick Twp., and Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA. With various sections of the plant in each township.]
[Ebensburg Coal Company: Colver Processing Plant. Located .6 miles southeast of Presser Crossing, northwest of Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA.
USGS 7 1/2 min Quad. map: Colver, PA (1:24000)  UTM:  17 E.685880  N. 4490700.]
Owners: (ca.1909-  ?  ), Ebensburg Coal Company, Ebensburg, PA
              (ca.1971-  ?  ), Barnes & Tucker Company,
              (ca.1978-  ?  ),

Blacklick Township and Cambria Township maps are cropped from a 1/50,000 USGS Geological Survey Map of Cambria County dated 1986; based on 1/24,000 maps dated 1961 through 1971.

Clover Land Use Map, ca.1923

Panorama shot of Colver, Pa, ca.1913.  Photograph by L. H. Lowman.

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Coal Miners Memorial Colver Mine,
Colver, Cambria Twp., Cambria Co., PA

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