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

Westmoreland County

 
 
Westmoreland County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 7, 2011
1. Westmoreland County Marker
Inscription. Formed on February 26, 1773 from Bedford County, it once comprised most of southwest Pennsylvania. First seat of English justice west of Alleghenies. Site of 1775 "Hanna's Town Resolves." Greensburg, the county seat, was incorporated in 1799.
 
Erected 1981 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 18.188′ N, 79° 32.678′ W. Marker is in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is on South Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 66), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the Westmoreland County Courthouse courtyard. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 North Main Street, Greensburg, PA, Greensburg PA 15601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Arthur Saint Clair (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Train Station at Greensburg (about 700 feet away); Toll House (approx. mile away); a different marker also named Toll House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Fort Allen (approx. 2.9 miles away); Sion Church-Herolds Settlement (approx. 3
Westmoreland County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, October 7, 2011
2. Westmoreland County Marker
miles away); a different marker also named Fort Allen (approx. 3 miles away); Hannastown (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensburg.
 
Also see . . .  Westmoreland County. official website (Submitted on October 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 October 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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