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Foxburg in Clarion County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Foxburg Golf Course

 
 
Foxburg Golf Course Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 7, 2012
1. Foxburg Golf Course Marker
Inscription. Oldest golf course in continuous use in the United States In 1887, land was made available to the newly formed Foxburg Golf Club by Joseph M. Fox, its first president. Course was enlarged from five to nine holes in 1888. The Foxburg Country Club purchased, in 1924, the original land which it had been leasing.
 
Erected 1955 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 8.789′ N, 79° 40.786′ W. Marker is in Foxburg, Pennsylvania, in Clarion County. Marker is at the intersection of St. Petersburg Road (Pennsylvania Route 58) and Summit Drive, on the right when traveling west on St. Petersburg Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Foxburg PA 16036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James Bennett - Premier Entrepeneur (approx. 2.6 miles away); Railroad Supplies The Area's Needs (approx. 2.6 miles away); H.B. Mitchell - An Emlenton Success Story (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Crawford Family (approx. 2.6 miles away); Emlenton At Leisure (approx. 2.6 miles away); Arthur W. Phillips - Physician / Humanitarian
Foxburg Golf Course Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 7, 2012
2. Foxburg Golf Course Marker
(approx. 2.6 miles away); West Main Street Development (approx. 2.6 miles away); Education - A Local Priority (approx. 2.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Foxburg Golf Course - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on October 7, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Foxburg Golf Course and Country Club. (Submitted on October 7, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Sports
 
Foxburg Golf Course Information Sign image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 7, 2012
3. Foxburg Golf Course Information Sign
Foxburg Country Club
Oldest Golf Course
In the United States
Founded 1887
Foxburg Country Club Sign image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 7, 2012
4. Foxburg Country Club Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 270 times since then and 5 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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