Monongah Mine Disaster Memorial
Monongah, West Virginia
- Monongah Mine Disaster Memorial
- across the street from 430 Bridge Street Monongah, West Virginia 26554
Follow historic signs about coal mining history on the rail trail to end with a beautiful and heart-rending monument. The monument is dedicated to the 361 miners killed in the 1907 Monongah Mine Disaster. As the worst mining disaster in American History, it’s a title that no one wanted, but everyone remembers.