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Clarion in Clarion County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Clarion County

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2011
1. Clarion County Marker
Inscription. Formed March 11, 1839 out of Armstrong and Venango counties. Named for the Clarion River. Early center of iron industry. Noted also for its coal resources and lumbering. The county seat, Clarion, was incorporated as a borough on April 6, 1841.
 
Erected 1982 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 12.902′ N, 79° 23.148′ W. Marker is in Clarion, Pennsylvania, in Clarion County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street (Pennsylvania Route 68) and Main Street (U.S. 322) on 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clarion PA 16214, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Helen Furnace (approx. 6.1 miles away); Olean Road (approx. 9.8 miles away); Buchanan Furnace (approx. 10.5 miles away); Donald R. Lobaugh Memorial (approx. 13.3 miles away); Fishbasket Indian Town (approx. 14.8 miles away); Speechley Gas Pool Well (approx. 15.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Clarion County, Pennsylvania. (Submitted on May 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommercePolitical Subdivisions
 
Clarion County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2011
2. Clarion County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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