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

Ogle

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, July 9, 2011
1. Ogle Marker
Inscription.  Cranberry Township's first post office, Ogle, opened 1850 in the home of Thomas Robinson on old Perry Highway (now Dutilh Road) .09 mile south of here. The post office and Ogle placename later moved to this location where postal services alternated between stores operated by William Garvin (here) and John Frantz diagonally opposite on Unionville Road, until 1902.
 
Erected 2001 by Cranberry Township Historical Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately 📭 series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
 
Location. 40° 42.045′ N, 80° 6.257′ W. Marker is in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania, in Butler County. Marker is at the intersection of Perry Highway (U.S. 19) and Unionville Road, on the right when traveling north on Perry Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cranberry Township PA 16066, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crider's Corners (approx. 1.1 miles away); Cranberry Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Venango Path
Ogle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 9, 2011
2. Ogle Marker
Looking north on Perry Highway (US 19)
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(approx. 1.9 miles away); 1806 Plains Presbyterian Church (approx. 2 miles away); Elias Fry Barn (approx. 3 miles away); Borough of Bradford Woods (approx. 4˝ miles away); St. Peter's Lutheran Church (approx. 4.6 miles away); USS Mars AFS-1 Ships Bell (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cranberry Township.
 
Also see . . .  Cranberry Township Historical Society. (Submitted on July 27, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 9, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 712 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 9, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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