New Brighton in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Robert Townsend House
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° 43.553′ N, 80° 18.406′ W. Marker is in New Brighton, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on 3rd Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 65/18) 0 miles south of 16th Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Townsend house is now J.J. Spratt Funeral Home. Marker is in this post office area: New Brighton PA 15066, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Townsend Company (approx. ¼ mile away); Childhood Home of Edward Dempster Merrick (approx. ¼ mile away); White Cottage (approx. 0.4 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wayman Chapel A.M.E. Church (approx. half a mile away); Merrick Art Gallery (approx. half a mile away); Junction Park (approx. ¾ mile away); Pennsylvania Canal System (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Brighton.
Also see . . . Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on December 8, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR •
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