New Brighton in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by New Brighton Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Abolition & Underground RR. A significant historical year for this entry is 1835.
Location. 40° 43.551′ N, 80° 18.406′ W. Marker is in New Brighton, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on Pennsylvania Route 65 south of 16th Street, on the right when traveling south. Located at JJ Pratt Funeral Home. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1612 Third Avenue, New Brighton PA 15066, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robert Townsend House (here, next to this marker); This Tablet Marks the Site of (approx. 0.2 miles away); Townsend Company (approx. ¼ mile away); Childhood Home of Edward Dempster Merrick Underground Railroad (approx. 0.4 miles away); White Cottage (approx. 0.4 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of New Brighton (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Brighton.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 9, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 9, 2022, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 85 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 9, 2022, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.