Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1959 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 26.475′ N, 79° 59.62′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Bigelow Boulevard and 7th Avenue. Click for map. Crosstown Park near Chatham / Bigelow Square, between Bigelow Boulevard & 7th Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15219, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Refining Crude Oil (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gulf Building (about 600 feet away); Epiphany Roman Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Founding Convention of the AFL (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Empty Pocket Pays (approx. 0.2 miles away); Le Magnifique (approx. 0.2 miles away); "The Bell Speaks" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pennsylvania Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Also see . . .
1. Samuel Kier (1813-1874) – Giving Oil Commercial Value. (Submitted on June 14, 2011.)
2. Kier Refinery - Behind the Marker (Submitted on June 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 424 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.