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Site of Thiel College

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, August 7, 2011
1. Site of Thiel College Marker
Inscription. Endowed by A Louis Thiel and founded in 1866 as Thiel Hall by Reverend William A. Passavant. Chartered in 1870 as Thiel College of the Evangelical Lutheran Church with Reverend Henry W. Roth as first president. Moved to Greenville, Pennsylvania in 1781.
 
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° 41.512′ N, 80° 17.158′ W. Marker is in Monaca, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on 4th Street 0 miles north of Pennsylvania Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 18), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monaca PA 15061, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Water Cure Sanitorium (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Philadelphia Society (about 400 feet away); Spanning the Waters (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lewis and Clark (approx.
Site of Thiel College Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 7, 2011
2. Site of Thiel College Marker
0.4 miles away); About River Transit ... (approx. 0.4 miles away); Industry Along the Banks (approx. 0.4 miles away); Always A River 1991 (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monaca.
 
More about this marker. Now site of Monacatootha Apartments
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on October 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Education
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 497 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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