Altoona in Blair County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
City of Altoona
[7th Street Bridge]
This monument and park were funded by the Altoona Regional Health System, native son Bob Lozniak and the City of Altoona. The City of Altoona Enhancement Committee -- led by David Albright, John Rita and Mayor Tom Martin -- conceived of and designed the park.
Erected 2011 by City of Altoona.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Railroad series list.
Location. 40° 31.041′ N, 78° 23.598′ W. Marker is in Altoona, Pennsylvania, in Blair Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Altoona PA 16602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Altoona Works (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Juniata Shops (approx. 0.4 miles away); Track Cars (approx. 0.4 miles away); PRR Class N5 Cabin Car (or Caboose) No. 477577 (approx. 0.4 miles away); PRR Class X29L Steel Boxcar No. 2136 (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Master Mechanic (approx. 0.4 miles away); PRR Express Refrigerator Car No. 2561 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Altoona.
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