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

Clearfield County

 
 
Clearfield County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jenn Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
1. Clearfield County Marker
Inscription. Formed March 26, 1804 out of Huntingdon and Lycoming counties. Clear fields, found by early travelers, gave rise to the name. County was important for logging and rafting on the West Branch, 1850-1901. The county seat, Clearfield, was incorporated 1840.
 
Erected 1982 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 1.472′ N, 78° 26.377′ W. Marker is in Clearfield, Pennsylvania, in Clearfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Front Street (Pennsylvania Route 153) and East Pine Street, on the left when traveling south on Front Street. Click for map. Located at the Clearfield County Historical Society. Marker is in this post office area: Clearfield PA 16830, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bigler House (within shouting distance of this marker); Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kurtz Brothers Building (about 700 feet away); Senator William W. Betts (about 700 feet away); William Bigler (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clearfield County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clearfield County's First Jail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Murray House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Clearfield.
 
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Clearfield County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jenn Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
2. Clearfield County Marker
 Clearfield County Government. (Submitted on May 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Government
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 195 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.
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