Near Duncansville in Blair County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 27.183′ N, 78° 32.645′ W. Marker is near Duncansville, Pennsylvania, in Blair County. Marker is on Old Route 22, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Duncansville PA 16635, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Portage Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Portage Rail Road Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Why a Skewed Arch Bridge? (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Inclined Plane No. 6 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Skew Arch Bridge Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); Allegheny Portage Railroad (approx. 0.4 miles away); Engine House No. 6 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Railroad Stone (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Duncansville.
Also see . . . Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site. Official site from the National (Submitted on February 11, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • Waterways & Vessels •
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