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Beaver County Fair Grounds

 
 
Beaver County Fair Grounds Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 11, 2011
1. Beaver County Fair Grounds Marker
Inscription. Beaver County Agriculture Society formed January 26, 1853. Site of annual fairs until 1899. Located between Leopard Lane, Otter Lane, Sharon Road and Fair Avenues. First board of managers: John Carothers, Thomas Thorniley, Thomas McKinley, Daniel Dawson, William Henry.
 
Erected by Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Beaver County (PA) Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 40° 41.935′ N, 80° 18.101′ W. Marker is in Beaver, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street and Sharon Road, on the right when traveling west on 4th Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaver PA 15009, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. King Beaver's Town (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Water Lot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint John A.M.E. Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Court (approx. 0.4 miles away); Matthew Stanley Quay Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wayne Park
Beaver County Fair Grounds Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 11, 2011
2. Beaver County Fair Grounds Marker
Looking northeast across 4th Street.
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort McIntosh (approx. 0.4 miles away); Matthew S. Quay (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Beaver.
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on November 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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