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Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

High Water Mark

[1936 Flood]

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 11, 2020
1. High Water Mark Marker
Inscription.  
High Water Mark
March 18, 1936

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Disasters.
 
Location. 40° 26.341′ N, 80° 0.086′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is on Wood Street just north of 3rd Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 304 Wood St, Pittsburgh PA 15222, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Thaw (here, next to this marker); Louis Kossuth (within shouting distance of this marker); Fourth Avenue National Register Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Arrott Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Trust Company-Lawyers Title Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Benedum-Trees Building (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Burke's Landmark (about 500 feet away); Martin R. Delany (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
High Water Mark Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 11, 2020
2. High Water Mark Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 15, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 21 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 15, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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