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Near Clearfield in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Trout Stocking

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, September 1, 2017
1. Trout Stocking Marker
Inscription.  1968 - the Old Town Sportsman Association started trout stocking
1975 - the Old Town Sportsman Association started its annual fishing derby
1999 - the PA Fish and Boat Commission started stocking trout as part of its annual stocking program
2005 - the PA Fish and Boat Commission classified this point as the Hyde Bridge downriver through downtown Clearfield as the only approved trout water on the West Branch of the Susquehanna River
 
Erected 2005 by Bob's Army and Navy Store, Brice Gun Shop & Jim's Sports Center.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EnvironmentSports. A significant historical year for this entry is 1968.
 
Location. 41° 0.283′ N, 78° 27.446′ W. Marker is near Clearfield, Pennsylvania, in Clearfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Fullerton Street and Riverview Road, on the right when traveling west on Fullerton Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clearfield PA 16830, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chinklacamoose (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kurtz Field (approx. 1.1 miles
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By Mike Wintermantel, September 1, 2017
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away); Daniel Ogden (approx. 1.2 miles away); Senator William I. Betts (approx. 1.4 miles away); Murray House (approx. 1˝ miles away); Clearfield County's First Jail (approx. 1˝ miles away); Dimeling Hotel (approx. 1.6 miles away); The "Public Spirit" (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clearfield.
 
Also see . . .  PA Fish and Boat Commission Trout Stocking. (Submitted on September 3, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 3, 2017. It was originally submitted on September 3, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 149 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 3, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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