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Zelienople in Butler County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Zelienople

 
 
Zelienople Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 18, 2011
1. Zelienople Marker
Inscription. Founded by Baron Dettmar Basse in 1802. Named for his daughter Zelie. On the hill overlooking the town, he built Bassenheim, a palatial wooden "castle," which burned in 1842.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 47.998′ N, 80° 8.276′ W. Marker is in Zelienople, Pennsylvania, in Butler County. Marker is on Perry Highway (U.S. 19) 0.1 miles north of Northview Drive, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Zelienople PA 16063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harmony (approx. 0.6 miles away); Harmonist Cemetery (approx. mile away); Harmony Mennonites (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bassenheim Furnace (approx. 1.7 miles away); Benvenue Manor (approx. 1.7 miles away); Fombell House (approx. 3.3 miles away); Stephen Stone House (approx. 4.7 miles away); George Washington (approx. 5.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Zelienople Historical Society. (Submitted on February 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Borough of Zelienople. Official Site (Submitted on July 27, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Zelienople Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 18, 2011
2. Zelienople Marker
At town line looking south on Perry Highway (US 19)
 
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 446 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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