Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Appalachian Iron Furnaces, and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1859.
Location. 40° 26.055′ N, 80° 0.277′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from West Station Square just east of Commerce Drive, on the right when traveling west. The marker is located along the Riverwalk at Bessemer Court at Station Square. Nearest address Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15219, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bessemer Converter (here, next to this marker); Commerce Court (within shouting distance of this marker); P & LE Terminal (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chuck Muer (about 500 feet away); Rev. John McMillan (about 500 feet away); John A. Roebling (about 500 feet away); Modern Naturalized Garden (about 600 feet away); Railings from the Brady Street Bridge (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Also see . . . ExplorePA: Clinton Furnace. (Submitted on January 9, 2009, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 9, 2009, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 1,289 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 9, 2009, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. 2. submitted on December 28, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 9, 2009, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.