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William T. Scott, coal miner

Newcastle Coal Miners’ Cemetery, Part II

Share  Part II: Stories, Stones, and Symbols   Note: This article is the second half of Newcastle Coal Miner’s Cemetery.   Newcastle Cemetery headstones bluntly attest to the difficult mining life and temporary respite offered by various brotherhood communities. Thanks to the ring of trees protecting the site, most of the carvings have escaped the inevitable Pacific Northwest erosion.  William […]

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