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Near Hookstown in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mill Creek

 
 
Mill Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, March 25, 2012
1. Mill Creek Marker
Inscription. Mill Creek was an important part of pioneer life during the early settlement of Hookstown and the surrounding area. Numerous saw mills, woolen mills and grain mills utilized the water power of Mill Creek to operate, thus the basis for its name.
 
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° 35.601′ N, 80° 28.57′ W. Marker is near Hookstown, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker can be reached from Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 168). Click for map. Located in Mill Creek Recreational Park, at end of sidewalk near ballfield. Marker is in this post office area: Hookstown PA 15050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Early Methodist Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of the First Presbyterian Church of Beaver County Pennsylvania (approx. 1.5 miles away); Midland Education (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Penna - Virginia Boundary (approx. 3.4 miles away); Saint Luke's Episcopal Church
Mill Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, March 25, 2012
2. Mill Creek Marker
(approx. 3.5 miles away); Cooks Ferry (approx. 3.5 miles away); Georgetown (approx. 3.6 miles away); Smiths Ferry (approx. 4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hookstown.
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation. (Submitted on March 25, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
Mill Creek image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, March 25, 2012
3. Mill Creek
Mill Creek image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, March 25, 2012
4. Mill Creek
Located behind a chain link fence in park.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 410 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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