Ligonier in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In Memory of Richard Beatty Mellon
Incorporated April 13, 1853 the Ligonier Valley Rail Road Company operated continuous passenger and freight service from December 1, 1877 to August 31, 1952.
Erected 1958 by Sarah Mellon Scaife Foundation and Richard King Mellon Foundation.
Location. 40° 14.795′ N, 79° 14.635′ W. Marker is in Ligonier, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Walnut Street and West Main Street. Touch for map. Located in Mellon Park. Marker is in this post office area: Ligonier PA 15658, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Road versus Rail (within shouting distance of this marker); Ligonier Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to Holy Trinity Parish (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Roadside Enterprise (approx. 0.3 miles away); Highway Enterprise Ligonier War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ligonier Town Square Fountain (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Ligonier (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ligonier.
Also see . . . Richard Beatty Mellon at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on April 10, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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