Slatington in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
First School Slate Factory
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 45.148′ N, 75° 36.483′ W. Marker is in Slatington, Pennsylvania, in Lehigh County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Factory Street on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Slatington PA 18080, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Warrior’s Path (a few steps from this marker); George Kern Home (within shouting distance of this marker); John Kern Barn (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Truckers Mill (about 700 feet away); Kern Settlers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lehigh Valley Railroad Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Slate Industry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Neff House Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Slatington.
Categories. • Education • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 222 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 16, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.