Near Ohioville in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Point of Beginning
Erected by Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Beaver County (PA) Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation marker series.
Location. 40° 38.551′ N, 80° 31.134′ W. Marker is near Ohioville, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on Midland Road (Pennsylvania Route 68/168) ¼ mile west of Calcutta Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in a pull off at the Pennsylvania/Ohio state line. Marker is in this post office area: Midland PA 15059, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gateway To The Northwest (a few steps from this marker in Land Ordinance of 1785 / The Seven Ranges (a few steps from this marker in Ohio); Beginning Point of the U. S. Public Land Survey (a few steps from this marker in Ohio); The Sandy and Beaver Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Paper Mill / Little Beaver Creek Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away in Ohio); Smiths Ferry (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Penna - Virginia Boundary (approx. 0.9 miles away); Georgetown (approx. one mile away).
Also see . . . Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on July 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 650 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 4, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on September 4, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.