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Cold War Military Rails, Coal and Coke Tour

October 16, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Eastern Utah Tourism and History Association – Sunnyside Junction, Highway 6 and Highway 123 Wellington, Utah

During World War II the United States Government recognized the value of coal from the Sunnyside area for making steel.

About this event

*NEW*  During World War II the United States Government recognized the value of coal from the Sunnyside area for making steel.  They decended on Eastern Utah and setup shop.  Join us for a trip to visit the world famous coke ovens, the depot of the Carbon County Railway and more.  We will also visit the site of the Sunnyside coke ovens, used for decades before the military built theirs.  This daytime tour provides great photo opportunites, a ton of history and a dash of ghostly good fun.

Details

Date:
October 16, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cold-war-military-rails-coal-coke-tickets-170499598890

Organizer

Eastern Utah Tourism & History Assocation
Phone:
(435) 630-3699
Email:
email@eutha.org
Website:
http://eutha.org

Venue

Eastern Utah Tourism & History Association
96 North Carbon Ave
Price, UT 84501 United States
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Phone:
435-630-3699
Website:
http://eutha.org
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