New Stanton in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Rural Free Delivery
Erected 2001 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, and the Postal Mail and Philately series lists.
Location. 40° 12.955′ N, 79° 36.596′ W. Marker is in New Stanton, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is at the intersection of West Pennsylvania Avenue and Post Road, on the right when traveling Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Stanton PA 15672, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Braddock's Military Road 1755 Salt Lick Camp (approx. 1.8 miles away); East Huntingdon Soldiers Monument (approx. 3.2 miles away); Fort Allen (approx. 4˝ miles away); Sion Church-Herolds Settlement (approx. 4˝ miles away); a different marker also named Fort Allen (approx. 4.8 miles away); Morewood Massacre (approx. 5.3 miles away); Standard Shaft Mine and Coke Works (approx. 5.3 miles away); Braddock's Military Road 1755 (approx. 5.4 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Pennsylvania Historical Marker Program. (Submitted on April 28, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Rural Free Delivery - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHIstory.com (Submitted on April 30, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 28, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 496 times since then and 7 times this year. Last updated on May 1, 2012. Photos: 1. submitted on August 23, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2. submitted on April 28, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.