Bethlehem in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Bethlehem Steel Plant
Erected 2014 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. A significant historical year for this entry is 1863.
Location. 40° 36.736′ N, 75° 22.318′ W. Marker is in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is at the intersection of Fillmore Street and East 3rd Street (Pennsylvania Route 412), on the right when traveling north on Fillmore Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 511 East 3rd Street, Bethlehem PA 18015, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Henry Noll (within shouting distance of this marker); 1910 Bethlehem Steel Strike (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Samuel Wetherill (approx. ¼ mile away); Iron and Steel: A History (approx. ¼ mile away); The Beginnings of Bethlehem Steel (approx. ¼ mile away); Moving Materials (approx. ¼ mile away); Air Products (approx. ¼ mile away); Blast Furnace (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bethlehem.
Regarding Bethlehem Steel Plant.
Also see . . . Bethlehem Steel: Forging America. Once, the gargantuan Bethlehem Steel blast furnaces breathed fire that sweating steelworkers had to feed before they could feed their families. (Submitted on December 13, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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