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Old 06-27-2012, 07:34 PM   #110
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Originally Posted by MrBob View Post
This memorial to miners killed in a cave-in is in the hills above the Valley View Hot Springs near Villa Grove, CO.

I find it especially moving because it appears to have been erected by co-workers of the lost men and has been treated respectfully for over a hundred years. My crappy old laptop screen isn't clear enough to make out the words. Perhaps someone would list them.
Bob... Very special. Never knew about this. It reminds of the Hastings Mine Disaster (121 men lost) I came upon while exploring approaches to Cordova Pass from the east....

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