<![CDATA[hcrhp.org - Blog]]>Sat, 07 Dec 2019 15:45:27 -0800Weebly<![CDATA[17th Annual old Construction & Mining Equipment Show September 12-13, 2020]]>Sat, 07 Dec 2019 19:47:55 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/17th-annual-old-construction-mining-equipment-show-september-12-13-2020
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<![CDATA[26th Annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park Dinner-Auction May 9, 2020]]>Sat, 07 Dec 2019 19:20:29 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/26th-annual-harrison-coal-reclamation-historical-park-dinner-auction-may-9-2020​26th Annual Dinner-Auction


Because of scheduling problems, 2020’s Dinner-Auction will be held at the Hopedale VFD Social Hall 103 Firehouse Lane Hopedale, OH. The Dinner-Auction will be held on May 9th with doors opening at 4:30pm., dinner at 5:30pm, followed by speaker, and the auction at 7:30pm. The guest speaker will be Chris Runyan President of the Ohio Contractors Association.  Something new at the event, will be a “Chinese Auction”. Tickets are $20.00. For reservations or information please contact Marilyn Monzula at 740-942-3895 or Dale Davis 740-391-4135. Make checks payable to HCRHP and send to HCRHP 143 South Main St. Cadiz, OH 43907. More details will be available in the future.   Be sure to visit www.hcrhp.org, www.facebook.com/hcrhp, and coalpark.org]]>
<![CDATA[2020 Calendars]]>Sat, 07 Dec 2019 19:02:12 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/2020-calandarsThe 2020 Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park calendars are ready for purchase. Locally, they can be purchased for $10.00 each at  the Puskarich Public Library 200 E Market St., Cadiz, OH and at the Harrison Visitor Center 143 S. Main St., Cadiz. OH. 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 Ferraro, Sue Adams, Kelley Michelli and Marilyn Monzula. 

Visit our Facebook page for information on past calendars and other items available
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<![CDATA[2020 ANNUAL HARRISON COAL & RECLAMATION HISTORICAL PARK  MEETING MARCH 7, 2020  @11AM]]>Sat, 07 Dec 2019 18:28:32 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/2020-annual-harrison-coal-reclamation-historical-park-meeting-march-7-2020-11am
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<![CDATA[25th Annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation historical park Dinner-auction May 11, 2019 "Get your reservations made"]]>Tue, 07 May 2019 18:06:28 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/25th-annual-harrison-coal-reclamation-historical-park-dinner-auction-may-11-20194012504Reminder: 25th Annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park Dinner-Auction "Life &Times of Big Muskie/ Partial auction list.

Just a reminder for those that had made reservations or need to make reservations that the 25th Annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park will be held May 11, 2019 at Sally Buffalo Park's Wallace Lodge 100 COLLAGE WAY or 43000 INDUSTRIAL PARK RD, CADIZ, OHIO. This is a reminder for those that had made reservations as far back as February that the event is this Saturday and those who need to make them please get your reservations made.

Doors will open at 5PM, Dinner will begin at 6 PM, Auction will start around 8pm.

Dinner followed by keynote speaker Steve Hook, Retired Hook will speak and do a PowerPoint presentation about the life & times of Central Ohio Coal Company's Big Muskie the worlds largest dragline ever built. 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the dedication of Big Muskie held May 22, 1969. THE CENTRAL OHIO COAL COMPANY IS FAMOUS FOR HAVING BIG MUSKIE THE WORLDS LARGEST WALKING DRAGLINE EVER BUILT, HAVING MANY DRAGLINES, SHOVELS, & THE MUSKINGUM ELECTRIC RAILROAD

HOOK is a RETIRED CENTRAL OHIO COAL COMPANY ENGINEER & CURRENT MORGAN COUNTY, OHIO ENGINEER. HOOK AND HIS WIFE MICHELLE LIVE IN MORGAN COUNTY, OHIO. HOOK LOGGED 33 YEARS WITH AEP, VIRTIALLY ALL OF IT AT CENTRAL OHIO COAL COMPANY, WHERE HE HELD STINTS AS RECLAMATION ENGINEER, ENGINEERING SUPERINTENDENT, AND OPERATIONS SUPERINTENDENT BEFORE HIS RETIREMENT. HAS BEEN MORGAN COUNTY ENGINEER SINCE 2005 AND IS RESPONSIBLE FOR MAINTAINING OVER 342 MILES OF ROADS & 210 BRIDGES. "EVEN WHEN I WAS WORKING AT THE MINE, I ALWAYS THOUGHT I WOULD LIKE TO BE COUNTY ENGINEER" HE REMEMBERS. "WORKING AT CENTRAL OHIO COAL COMPANY WAS GREAT TRAINING," HOOK SAID. " I WAS INVOLVED WITH THE MINE'S HAUL ROADS AND I DEALT WITH STATE & FEDERAL AGENCIES, JUST LIKE I'M DOING TODAY."

Our Auctioneer this year is Steve Birney, who has done this once before for us, has been associated with Harrison Co. Farm Bureau and 4-H all his life and we look forward to him providing some fun on the auction block. Some items to auctioned are a hand crafted American Flag made of wood designed to hang on a wall by Jeff Roscoe, local chainsaw artist of JR Creations and a chainsaw sculpture of a bear with hard hat & miners light donated by local chainsaw artist Dan Kidd, of Conotton Creek Woodworks. For those planning some get away time we currently have attraction & sports related tickets that will be auctioned off for Dollywood, Grease at the Benedum Center, Amish Country Theater, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Pro Football Hall of Fame, Columbus Crew, Akron Rubber Ducks, Cincinnati Reds, Children's Museum of Pittsburgh, National Aviary, Mahoning Valley Scrappers, Cleveland Monsters, COSI, Pittsburgh Pirates and Washington Wild Things. Other items to be auctioned off are coal related framed photos including two of the "Big Muskie", a variety of pictures, basket from Wellstone Winery, basket from Ohio Valley Winery, basket from Vineyard 22 Winery, Brewery & Barn Venue, Hanna Coal Magazines, coal mining glasses, patches, Cleveland Browns gift bag, certificate for Cherry Valley Hotel, one night stay & food voucher for Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort, certificate for Drover's Inn & Tavern, certificates for Honey Baked Ham, Certificates for Steak n Shake, certificates for Garfield's Restaurant & Pub, gift basket from Texas Roadhouse, certificates from Hog Heaven Open Flame BBQ, certificate from DiAngelo's Pizza, Pasta, & Subs/DiAngelo's Sports Bar, merchandise from the Cleveland Cavaliers, Society For Industrial Archelogy National & Northern Ohio Chapter one year membership & SIA Journals, mining & construction related stickers, a 16x16 R&F Coal decal, scale models, t-shirts with vintage machinery on them, Clark Gable post cards signed by Gable's son and stepdaughter, watch fobs, and much more! If you have items to donate, call us and bring them with you! Plus a gift bag from the Ohio Lottery to raffle off.
 
The dinner is a buffet style dinner that includes fried chicken, beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, noodles, green beans, salad, desert and drinks. Tickets are $20.00.

FOR RESERVATIONS, INFORMATION, OR DONATE ITEMS FOR AUCTION CONTACT 740-391-4135, 740-942-3895, or E-MAIL INFO@HCRHP.ORG

MAIL RESERVATIONS TO HCRHP 143 SOUTH MAIN ST, CADIZ, OH 43907. MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO HCRHP. TICKETS CAN ALSO BE PURCHASED AT THE HARRISON COUNTY VISITORS CENTER 143 SOUTH MAIN ST CADIZ, OHIO TUESDAY-SATURDAY FROM 7AM-3PM.


VISIT WWW.HCRHP.ORG, WWW.COALPARK.ORG, AND WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/HCRHP

The Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park is a 501 ( c ) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of mining, construction, agriculture, transportation, logging, and oil & gas history and equipment

Partial Donor List:

Jeff Roscoe, JR Chainsaw Carvings/Belmont Equipment Sales

Dan Kidd, Conotton Creek Woodworks

Dollywood

Akron Rubber Ducks

Cincinnati Reds

Children's Museum of Pittsburgh

Mahoning Valley Scrappers

Cleveland Monsters

COSI

Washington Wild Things

Wellstone Winery

Tuckahoe Equipment

Ohio Valley Winery

Columbus Crew

Cleveland Browns

Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort

Pittsburgh CLO

Amish Country Theater

Stiles Excavating & Trucking-Halfmoon, NY

Pro Football Hall of Fame

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

National Aviary

Drovers Inn & Tavern

Cherry Valley Hotel

Pittsburgh Pirates

ICR Equipment Rental, Sales, & Supply

The Ohio Lottery

Bellaire Harbor Services, LLC

RECO Equipment, Inc./RECO Rents

US SafelyGear, Inc

Shafer Equipment LLC

Eat 'N Park-St Clairsville, OH

The Honey Baked Ham Co-St Clairsville, OH

Steake 'N Shake-St Clairsville, OH

Northern Ohio Chapter Of The Society For Industrial Archelogy

Cleveland Cavaliers

DiAngelo's Pizza, Pasta, & Subs/DiAngelo's Sports Bar

Bless Your Heart Folk Art

GMS Mine Repair & Maintenance

Garfield's Restaurant & Pub-St Clairsville, OH

Cabela's

Charter Foods, Inc - Taco Bell

Soehnlen Brothers Sand & Gravel

Texas Roadhouse- New Philadelphia, OH

Hog Heaven Open Flame BBQ

Komatsu Mining Corporation

Super Duty Truck Parts & Drive Line Shop

Luber Finer

McGlaughlin Oil Company]]>
<![CDATA[25th annual Harrison coal & reclamation historical park dinner-auction may 11, 2019]]>Fri, 22 Feb 2019 11:03:01 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/25th-annual-harrison-coal-reclamation-historical-park-dinner-auction-may-11-20196589071Picture
25th Annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park Dinner-Auction
May 11, 2019

Sally Buffalo Park's Wallace Lodge
Cadiz, Ohio

Sally Buffalo Park can be entered at 100 College way or 43000 Industrial Park Road.

Doors open at 5pm. Dinner at 6:00pm. Followed by Speaker and auction. Auction starts around 8pm.

Tickets include buffet style dinner, drinks, and more. Tickets: $20.00

For reservation, information, or donate items for auction contact 740-391-4135, 740-942-3895 or E-mail info@hcrhp.org. Visit www.hcrhp.org, www.coalpark.org, and www.facebook.com/HCRHP .

Mail reservations to :
HCRHP
143 South Main Street
Cadiz, OH 43907

Make checks payable to HCRHP

Tickets are available from 7am-3pm Tuesday-Saturday at the Harrison County Visitors Center 143 South Main Street Cadiz, Ohio if your in the Cadiz area.

Auctioneer: Steve Birney, Birney Auctions

Speaker: Steve Hook, retired Central Ohio Coal Company engineer and current Morgan County, Ohio engineer.

Hook speaks about the life and times of the "Big Muskie" in the coal fields of southeast Ohio and the Central Ohio Coal Company. The Central Ohio Coal Company is famous for having Big Muskie the world's largest dragline ever built, having many dragline, shovels, and the Muskingum Electric Railroad. This year marks the 50th Anniversary of dedicating Big Muskie into service held on May 22, 1969.

Speaker Bio: Hook and his wife Michelle live in Morgan County, Ohio. Hook logged 33 years with AEP, virtually all of it at Central Ohio Coal Company, where he had stints as reclamation engineer, engineering superintendent and operations superintendent before his retirement. Has been Morgan County engineer since 2005 and is responsible for maintaining 342 miles of roads and 210 bridges in Morgan County, Ohio. "Even when I was working at the mine, I always thought that I'd like to be county engineer," he remembers. "Working at Central Ohio Coal Company was great training for being the county engineer," Hook said. "I was involved with the mine's haul roads and I dealt with state and federal agencies, Just like I'm doing today".

Invite your Facebook friends
www.facebook.com/events/373767026748532

The Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of mining, construction, agriculture, logging, transportation, and oil & gas history.














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<![CDATA[25th annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park dinner-auction may 11, 2019]]>Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:38:29 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/25th-annual-harrison-coal-reclamation-historical-park-dinner-auction-may-11-2019Picture






























25th Annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park Dinner-Auction
May 11, 2019
Sally Buffalo Park's Wallace Lodge
Cadiz, Ohio

Sally Buffalo Park can be entered at 100 College way or 43000 Industrial Park Road.

Doors open at 5pm. Dinner at 6:00pm. Followed by Speaker and auction. Auction starts around 8pm.


Tickets include buffet style dinner, drinks, and more. Tickets: $20.00

For reservation, information, or donate items for auction contact 740-391-4135, 740-942-3895 or E-mail info@hcrhp.org. Visit www.hcrhp.org, www.coalpark.org, and www.facebook.com/HCRHP .

Mail reservations to :
HCRHP
143 South Main Street
Cadiz, OH 43907

Make checks payable to HCRHP

Auctioneer: Steve Birney, Birney Auctions

Speaker: Steve Hook, retired Central Ohio Coal Company engineer and current Morgan County, Ohio engineer.

Hook speaks about the life and times of the "Big Muskie" in the coal fields of southeast Ohio and the Central Ohio Coal Company. The Central Ohio Coal Company is famous for having Big Muskie the world's largest dragline ever built, having many dragline, shovels, and the Muskingum Electric Railroad. This year marks the 50th Anniversary of dedicating Big Muskie into service held on May 22, 1969.

Speaker Bio: Hook and his wife Michelle live in Morgan County, Ohio. Hook logged 33 years with AEP, virtually all of it at Central Ohio Coal Company, where he had stints as reclamation engineer, engineering superintendent and operations superintendent before his retirement. Has been Morgan County engineer since 2005 and is responsible for maintaining 342 miles of roads and 210 bridges in Morgan County, Ohio. "Even when I was working at the mine, I always thought that I'd like to be county engineer," he remembers. "Working at Central Ohio Coal Company was great training for being the county engineer," Hook said. "I was involved with the mine's haul roads and I dealt with state and federal agencies, Just like I'm doing today".

Invite your Facebook friends

www.facebook.com/events/373767026748532

The Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of mining, construction, agriculture, logging, transportation, and oil & gas history.



















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<![CDATA[Giving Tuesday November 27, 2018. Please consider making a donation this Tuesday.]]>Sat, 24 Nov 2018 20:30:53 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/giving-tuesday-november-27-2018-please-consider-making-a-donation-this-tuesdayPicture
Want to join us in supporting a good cause? This #GivingTuesday we are raising money for the Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park Mining & Energy Museum fund and your contribution will make an impact, whether you donate $5 or $500. Every little bit helps. And on Giving Tuesday Nov 27, Facebook and PayPal will match a total of $7 Million in donations. Please consider making a donation on Tuesday November 27, 2018. Thank you for your support. Donations can be made through https://www.facebook.com/donate/180916482853638/ We have included information about Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park below.

A Mining & Energy Museum project.

Dedicated to the preservation of mining, construction, agriculture, logging, transportation, and oil & gas history.

Visit www.hcrhp.org and www.coalpark.org

Information about our plans visit www.facebook.com/hcrhp or view at the link below

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<![CDATA[1st Annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park Tours of the age of steam roundhouse]]>Thu, 01 Nov 2018 15:58:14 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/november-01st-20181st Annual Harrison Coal & Reclamation Historical Park Tours of the Age of Steam Roundhouse

October 27, 2018

We would like to thank everyone that took part in the tours. This was our first time doing this as a fundraiser and would like to thank everyone for their support.   It was a successful fundraiser for our organization.  We had people from eight states and Canada.  There may of been more that we was not aware of.

Even with a few glitches everything turned out well and look forward doing this again the last Saturday in October 2019. With the overwhelming interest this year we plan doing tours at 10am, noon, and 2pm. Information will posted on www.hchrp.org, www.coalpark.org, and www.Facebook.com/hcrhp in the spring of 2019 when details are finalized.

We would like to thank everyone at the Age of Steam Roundhouse for the great tours and the opportunity of doing this as a fundraiser for our organization.

Visit www.facebook.com/hcrhp for photos

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<![CDATA[15th Annual Old Construction & mining Equipment show photos]]>Thu, 01 Nov 2018 15:50:47 GMThttp://www.hcrhp.org/blog/15th-annual-old-construction-mining-equipment-show-photos]]>