West Newton in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1946 by Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 12.681′ N, 79° 46.216′ W. Marker is in West Newton, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is at the intersection of W Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 136) and Youghiogheny River Trail, on the right when traveling east on W Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Newton PA 15089, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Adam Weddell (approx. 3.1 miles away); Darr Mine Disaster (approx. 4 miles away); The 1948 Donora Smog (approx. 5.1 miles away); Colonel Edward Cook (approx. 5.6 miles away); Cement City (approx. 5.7 miles away); Arthur J. Rooney (approx. 6.1 miles away); Braddock's Military Road 1755 Monacatootha's Camp (approx. 6.1 miles away); Rabe Manor (approx. 6.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Pennsylvania Historical Markers. (Submitted on April 28, 2012, 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 358 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.