Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1959 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 26.475′ N, 79° 59.62′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Bigelow Boulevard and 7th Avenue. Touch for map. Crosstown Park near Chatham / Bigelow Square, between Bigelow Boulevard & 7th Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15219, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Refining Crude Oil (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gulf Building (about 600 feet away); Epiphany Roman Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Founding Convention of the AFL (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Empty Pocket Pays (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mellon Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Le Magnifique (approx. 0.2 miles away); "The Bell Speaks" (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Also see . . .
1. Samuel Kier (1813-1874) – Giving Oil Commercial Value. (Submitted on June 14, 2011.)
2. Kier Refinery - Behind the Marker (Submitted on June 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 492 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.