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

Olean Road

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2011
1. Olean Road Marker
Inscription. This early road from Olean to Kittanning followed the Catawba Path, formerly used by Five Nations war parties attacking the Catawbas of South Carolina. Near here it crossed the Indian path from Venango (Franklin) to Chinklacamoose (Clearfield).
 
Erected 1950 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 10.855′ N, 79° 12.197′ W. Marker is in Corsica, Pennsylvania, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 322) and Olean Road (Pennsylvania Route 949) on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corsica PA 15829, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jefferson County (approx. 6.6 miles away); Elijah Heath (approx. 6.6 miles away); Lewis Earle Sandt (approx. 6.6 miles away); Helen Furnace (approx. 9 miles away); Clarion County (approx. 9.8 miles away); Fishbasket Indian Town (approx. 12.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Native AmericansRoads & Vehicles
 
Olean Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2011
2. Olean Road 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 448 times since then and 65 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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