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New Wilmington in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

West Diamond

 
 
West Diamond Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, July 16, 2017
1. West Diamond Marker
Inscription.  These adjacent four corners form the West Diamond. The East and West Diamonds are commonly referred to as the Town Square. The rare Double Diamond design is part of the original 1824 drawing of New Wilmington by James Waugh. The Diamonds were patterned after the city of Washington, D.C.
 
Erected by New Wilmington Borough.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Landmarks. A significant historical year for this entry is 1824.
 
Location. 41° 7.353′ N, 80° 20.087′ W. Marker is in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, in Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of West Neshannock Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 158) and High Street, on the right when traveling west on West Neshannock Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Wilmington PA 16142, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East Diamond (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Westminster College (about 500 feet away); Original Site of Neshannock Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Johnston Tavern (approx. 6.1 miles away);
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Neshannock Potato (approx. 6.2 miles away); The First M.E. Church in Lawrence County (approx. 6.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away); West Middlesex Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Wilmington.
 
West Diamond Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, July 16, 2017
2. West Diamond Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 16, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 197 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 16, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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