Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Coryville in McKean County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Tidewater Pipe Company

 
 
Tidewater Pipe Co. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2012
1. Tidewater Pipe Co. Marker
Inscription. Opposite here was station no.1 of the first pipe line to carry oil across the Alleghenies. Built by an early competitor of Standard Oil, it began May 28, 1879, to pump oil 109 miles to Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 52.95′ N, 78° 23.906′ W. Marker is in Coryville, Pennsylvania, in McKean County. Marker is at the intersection of Eldred Road (Pennsylvania Route 46) and Moody Hollow Road on Eldred Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eldred PA 16731, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Equity Plantation (approx. 2.6 miles away); Saint Mary's Church (approx. 3.4 miles away); McKean County (approx. 5.6 miles away); "The Bucktails" (approx. 5.6 miles away); Smethport (approx. 5.6 miles away); Rixford World War I Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); Port Allegany (approx. 7.1 miles away); a different marker also named Port Allegany (approx. 7.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Tidewater Pipe Co. - Behind the Marker. Explorepahistory.com (Submitted on September 3, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Tidewater Pipe Co. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 31, 2012
2. Tidewater Pipe Co. Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 336 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement