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

Railroad Signs

125 Years

 

1878-2002

 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 23, 2014
1. Railroad Signs Marker
Inscription. This cast iron sign originally stood beside the Ligonier Valley Railroad tracks that passed through Idlewild. Several more can be found along the route of the park's narrow gauge train the "Loyalhanna Ltd."
 
Erected by Idlewild Park.
 
Location. 40° 15.622′ N, 79° 16.764′ W. Marker is in Ligonier, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 30. Click for map. Marker is in Idlewild Park. Admission fee required. GPS coordinates are approximate. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2574 U.S. 30, Ligonier PA 15658, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Idlewild Park Depot / Smallest Train Station (a few steps from this marker); Philadelphia Tobaggan Company Carousel Number 83 (within shouting distance of this marker); Picture Yourself on the Lincoln Highway (within shouting distance of this marker); Idlewild In 1938 - The Rollo Coaster Opens (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Idlewild Park (approx. mile away); Road versus Rail (approx. 2.1 miles away); Ligonier Depot (approx. 2.1 miles away); Roadside Enterprise (approx. 2.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ligonier.
 
Also see . . .
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 23, 2014
2. Railroad Signs

1. Idlewild and Soak Zone. (Submitted on September 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
2. Idlewild and Soak Zone - Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
3. Ligonier Valley Railroad - Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 330 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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