Danville in Montour County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
First Iron Rails
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 57.881′ N, 76° 37.109′ W. Marker is in Danville, Pennsylvania, in Montour County. Marker is on Northumberland Street (US 11). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Danville PA 17821, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Christopher Sholes (within shouting distance of this marker); Montgomery House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The North Branch Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Montour County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Home of First Iron "T" Rail in America (approx. 0.3 miles away); Montour County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pennsylvania Canal (approx. 6.5 miles away); Washingtonville Bridge (approx. 7.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Danville.
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