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Titusville in Crawford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Titusville Iron Works Company

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2019
1. Titusville Iron Works Company Marker
Inscription.  

[Enlargements from company sales catalogs]

The Plant of the Titusville Iron Works Company, Titusville, Pennsylvania. "Founded in 1860, within a year and a mile of the first (Drake) Oil Well." The first plant built in America devoted exclusively to the manufacture of oil field machinery.

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The Titusville Iron Company,
manufacturers of......
Olin Gas Engines.
Acme Steam Engines and Boilers.
Joy Steam and Hot Water Heaters and Radiators
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Acme Drilling Engine
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The "Olin" Gas Engine
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Titusville "J. C." Pumping Power
Tico Under-Pull Geared Power
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Tank Car
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[Historic
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2019
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Erected by Titusville Iron Works.
 
Location. 41° 37.487′ N, 79° 40.408′ W. Marker is in Titusville, Pennsylvania, in Crawford County. Marker is on Franklin Street (Pennsylvania Route 8) 0.1 miles south of Spring Street (Pennsylvania Route 27), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 315 South Franklin Street, Titusville PA 16354, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jonathan Titus (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Corinthian Hall, 1865 (about 600 feet away); Titusville Oil Exchange: World's First (about 600 feet away); Titusville Trust Company, 1919 (about 700 feet away); Site of Titusville Oil Exchange (about 700 feet away); Titusville Oil Exchange (about 700 feet away); Algrunix Building, 1894 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Titusville Forge Division Honor Roll (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Titusville.
 
More about this marker. The building on which the historic graphics are mounted was the Titusville Iron Works Company Machine Shop, built in 1895.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of the Titusville Iron Works: A profile of the McKinney brothers, Gas Engine Magazine. (Submitted on August 25, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Titusville Iron Works at Facebook. (Submitted on August 25, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. An analysis: 50 years after the closing of Struthers Wells (The Titusville Herald, 2013)
Titusville Iron Works Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2019
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. (Submitted on August 25, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceMan-Made Features
 
Titusville Iron Works Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2019
4. Titusville Iron Works Company Marker
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2019
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2019
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2019
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9. Titusville Iron Works Company Offices Marker
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Pre-1900 catalog cover?
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11. Titusville Iron Works Company Machine Shop and Markers
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 12, 2019
12. Titusville Iron Works Company Machine Shop Building
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. submitted on August 25, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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