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Ligonier in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ligonier Depot

Pennsylvania Game Commission, Southwest Division HQ

 

—Ligonier Valley School District —

 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2011
1. Ligonier Depot Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated April 6, 1957
to
Better Wildlife Management

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On November 3, 1955, the Game Commission purchased this property from the Ligonier Valley Railroad Company, which was incorporated on April 13, 1853. Construction of the railroad was completed December 1, 1877.

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This building, erected in 1910 and known as the "Ligonier Depot" housed the passenger station and general offices of the railroad.

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Ligonier Valley School District
Central Administration Office
1 September 2002
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Game Commission and Ligonier Valley School District.
 
Location. 40° 14.779′ N, 79° 14.595′ W. Marker is in Ligonier, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Walnut Street, on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 339 West Main Street, Ligonier PA 15658, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Road versus Rail (here, next to this marker); Roadside Enterprise
Ligonier Depot School District Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2011
2. Ligonier Depot School District Marker
(approx. ¼ mile away); Highway Enterprise (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ligonier War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ligonier Town Square Fountain (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Ligonier (approx. 0.4 miles away); Desert Storm Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Building the Highway (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ligonier.
 
Also see . . .
1. Brief History of the Ligonier Valley Railroad. (Submitted on November 6, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Pennsylvania Game Commission. (Submitted on November 6, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Ligonier Valley School District. (Submitted on November 6, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Ligonier Depot Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2011
3. Ligonier Depot Markers
Ligonier Depot image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 11, 2011
4. Ligonier Depot
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 346 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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