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Cornwall in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Cornwall Furnace

 
 
Cornwall Furnace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, March 6, 2010
1. Cornwall Furnace Marker
Inscription. Built by Peter Grubb. Operated from 1742 to 1883.
 
Erected 1948 by Administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 16.282′ N, 76° 24.438′ W. Marker is in Cornwall, Pennsylvania, in Lebanon County. Marker is on Rexmont Road just from Manor Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cornwall PA 17016, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Cornwall Furnace (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cornwall Banks (approx. mile away); Grubb's First Forge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cornwall Iron Furnace (approx. 2.2 miles away); Mount Hope Estate & Grubb Mansion (approx. 3.3 miles away); The Pennsylvania Chatauqua (approx. 3.7 miles away); Lebanon County (approx. 4.3 miles away); Courthouse Lampposts and Courthouse Bell (approx. 4.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cornwall.
 
Also see . . .  Cornwall Furnace - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
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Cornwall Furnace Building image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, March 6, 2010
2. Cornwall Furnace Building
Cornwall Furnace image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, March 6, 2010
3. Cornwall Furnace
 
 
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