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

Old State Line

 
 
Old State Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 13, 2014
1. Old State Line Marker
Inscription. The northern boundary of Pennsylvania, before the purchase of the Erie Triangle in 1792, crossed the highway at this point. The State paid $151,640.25 for the Erie tract and its port on the Lakes.
 
Erected 1946 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 59.969′ N, 80° 8.527′ W. Marker is in McKean, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and Edinboro Road (Pennsylvania Route 99), on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Kean PA 16426, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Erie (approx. 4.6 miles away); Erie Extension Canal (approx. 5.4 miles away); a different marker also named Old State Line (approx. 5.7 miles away); Presque Isle Portage (approx. 6.6 miles away); Old French Road (approx. 7.8 miles away); Sister Bernard Sheridan (approx. 8.3 miles away); Miracles On Maple Hill (approx. 8.4 miles away); Edinboro State College (approx. 8.5 miles away).
 
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Old State Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 13, 2014
2. Old State Line Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 6 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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