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Zelienople in Butler County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Zelienople

 
 
Zelienople Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, February 18, 2011
1. Zelienople Marker
Inscription.  
Founded by Baron Dettmar Basse in 1802. Named for his daughter Zelie. On the hill overlooking the town, he built Bassenheim, a palatial wooden "castle," which burned in 1842.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1802.
 
Location. 40° 47.998′ N, 80° 8.276′ W. Marker is in Zelienople, Pennsylvania, in Butler County. Marker is on Perry Highway (U.S. 19) 0.1 miles north of Northview Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Zelienople PA 16063, 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. Harmony (approx. 0.6 miles away); Harmonist Cemetery (approx. Ύ mile away); To The Glory of God (approx. 0.8 miles away); Harmonist - Ziegler Barn (approx. 0.8 miles away); Harmony Mennonites
Zelienople Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, February 18, 2011
2. Zelienople Marker
At town line looking south on Perry Highway (US 19)
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(approx. 0.8 miles away); Rapp's Seat Vineyard Hill (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bassenheim Furnace (approx. 1.7 miles away); Benvenue Manor (approx. 1.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Zelienople Historical Society. Society website homepage (Submitted on February 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.) 

2. Borough of Zelienople. Official website homepage (Submitted on July 27, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 31, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 688 times since then and 113 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 18, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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Dec. 7, 2022