CADIZ — The 2020 Harrison Coal and Reclamation Historical Park calendars are ready for purchase.
Locally, at the Puskarich Public Library 200 E. Market St., Cadiz, and at the Harrison Visitor Center 143 S. Main St., Cadiz, have the calendars. The 2020 calendars feature the Marion made 5561 "C" 40 cubic yard shovel, "The Wasp." It began operation in 1949. The Wasp was assembled near the Duncanwood railroad siding. This calendar was sponsored by the Harrison Co. Tourism Council, Leonard and Dolly Ferrara, Sue Adams, Kelly Michelli and Marilyn Monzula. If you or your business would like to be a sponsor or sponsor the entire 2021 calendar, contact 740-391-4135. Calendars are $14 each and includes shipping. Send orders to: Dale Davis 800 North 13th St., Cambridge, OH 43725. There are a series of these dating from 2011 and make excellent presents and collector’s items. Checks or money orders made payable to HCRHP. Also, a big thank you to all of you who have supported us by purchasing these calendars, to Jack Kibble for assembling photos and script and to Jefferson County JVS for the printing
Photos are hard to come by and the calendars have become collector's items over the years. This project began in 2011. Past calendars include the Mountaineer Marion 60E in 2011 available at $14; The Gem of Egypt Bucyrus-Erie 1950-B in 2012 sold out; Hanna Coal early years (1939-1941) in 2013 available at $14; The Tiger Marion 5561 "A" in 2014 available at $14; The Silver Spade Bucyrus-Erie 1950-B in 2015 available at $16; The Bucyrus-Erie 550-B in 2016 available at $14; The Georgetown Preparation Plant in 2017 available at $14; The Green Hornet Marion 5561 "B" in 2018 available at $14; and Hanna Coal & Consol Coal Tipples from the 1930s through the 1970s in 2019 available at $14. All calendars have at least 12 different photos. All prices include shipping. These make excellent gift and collector's items. They are done each year as a money making project for the HCRHP and to preserve Ohio's mining heritage.
THey invite you to come join our organization at $10 per year for individual, $15 a year for family and $50 a year for a business. Visit www.hcrhp.org, www.coalpark.org, and www.facebook.com/hcrhp.