Loretto in Cambria County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Education • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1799.
Location. 40° 30.511′ N, 78° 38.653′ W. Marker is in Loretto, Pennsylvania, in Cambria County. Marker is at the intersection of Manor Drive (Pennsylvania Route 1001) and Kelly Drive, on the right when traveling east on Manor Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Loretto PA 15940, 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. Charles M. Schwab (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rev Demetrius Augustine Gallitzin (approx. 0.8 miles away); Demetrius GallitzinAdmiral Peary Park (approx. 4 miles away); This Tablet Marks the Site (approx. 4.1 miles away); Robert E. Peary (approx. 4.1 miles away); a different marker also named Loretto (approx. 4.2 miles away); Veterans Park of Cambria County (approx. 4½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Loretto.
Also see . . .
1. Charles Michael Schwab at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on May 3, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Rev Demetrius Augustine Gallitzin at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on May 3, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 3, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 3, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.