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

Dickson Log House

 
 
Dickson Log House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 27, 2012
1. Dickson Log House Marker
Inscription.  Built circa 1797 by Ben Avon's First Family. Reconstructed in 1984 using the original logs.
 
Erected by Ben Avon Area Historical Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 40° 30.331′ N, 80° 5.272′ W. Marker is in Ben Avon, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is at the intersection of Western Avenue and Forest Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Western Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12 Western Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15202, 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. A different marker also named The Dickson Log House (here, next to this marker); Kenny Memorial Field Flagpole (approx. ¼ mile away); Lance Corporal Patrick B. Kenny (approx. ¼ mile away); Greenstone United Methodist Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Davis Island Lock and Dam (approx. 1½ miles away); Michael A. Musmanno (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mount Assisi (approx. 2 miles away); Presston (approx. 2.1 miles away).
 
Dickson Log House image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 27, 2012
2. Dickson Log House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 13, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 27, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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