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Mont Alto in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chestnut Spring

 
 
Chestnut Spring Marker image. Click for full size.
By Peter Linehan, May 6, 2008
1. Chestnut Spring Marker
Inscription.
In Memoriam
Workers at Mont Alto Furnace
One Half Mile West
1807    1893

 
Erected 1929 by Waynesboro Motor Club.
 
Location. 39° 50.275′ N, 77° 31.957′ W. Marker is in Mont Alto, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is on Mont Alto Road (Pennsylvania Route 233), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. The marker is near the entrance to Mont Alto State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Mont Alto PA 17237, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Conklin Hall (approx. half a mile away); George H. Wirt (approx. half a mile away); Penn State Mont Alto Campus (approx. 0.6 miles away); John Brown Raid (approx. 0.6 miles away); Captain John E. Cook (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ralph Elwood Brock (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pennsylvania State Forest Academy (approx. 0.6 miles away); Snow Hill Cloister (approx. 4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mont Alto.
 
More about this marker. The spring is now dry.
 
Categories. LandmarksNatural Features
 
Chestnut Spring Marker image. Click for full size.
By Peter Linehan, May 6, 2008
2. Chestnut Spring Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Peter Linehan of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,046 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Peter Linehan of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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