Near Connellsville in Fayette County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1946 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
Location. 39° 57.206′ N, 79° 39.138′ W. Marker is near Connellsville, Pennsylvania, in Fayette County. Marker is on University Drive (U.S. 119) 0.2 miles south of Cellulare Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Connellsville PA 15425, 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. Gist's Plantation (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fayette Campus (approx. half a mile away); Connellsville Coke Region (approx. 0.6 miles away); Braddock Road (approx. 4.1 miles away); a different Braddock Road (approx. 4.9 miles away); Underground Railroad (approx. 5.2 miles away); Fayette County (approx. 5.2 miles away); America's First Iron Puddling Furnace (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Connellsville.
More about this marker. Marker is located near the Gist's Plantation marker, Route 119 is fast and the shoulder is tight, use caution when visiting this marker
Also see . . . Meason House - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on September 22, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 22, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 22, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.