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Darlington in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Darlington Borough

 
 
Darlington Borough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jenn Wintermantel, October 9, 2011
1. Darlington Borough Marker
Inscription. Formerly Greersburg 1804-1830. Second Borough in the County 1820. First Presbyterian Church 1797. First Free Presbyterian Church 1847. First Greersburg Academy 1802. First lighted Polo Field in United States 1938. Important relay and supply station in stagecoach era.
 
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° 48.605′ N, 80° 25.386′ W. Marker is in Darlington, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on Market Street (Pennsylvania Route 551) 0 miles north of Old Darlington Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Darlington PA 16115, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Greersburg Academy (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Greersburg Academy (within shouting distance of this marker); Free Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Sprott House (approx. mile away); Caughey's Mill
Darlington Borough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jenn Wintermantel, October 9, 2011
2. Darlington Borough Marker
(approx. half a mile away); First Permanent Structure of Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church (approx. half a mile away); Chartered In 1798 (approx. 0.9 miles away); McMinn Mill (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Darlington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on October 10, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Darlington Polo Club. History of the club from their website (Submitted on November 1, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Sports
 
Darlington Keystone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 11, 2011
3. Darlington Keystone Marker
East Palestine - 6
Darlington
Formerly "Greersburg"
Renamed For
Samuel P. Darlington
Founded
1794
Darlington Keystone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 11, 2011
4. Darlington Keystone Marker
Little Beaver River North Fork Keystone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 11, 2011
5. Little Beaver River North Fork Keystone Marker
Located at the border of Darlington
Little Beaver River North Fork Keystone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 11, 2011
6. Little Beaver River North Fork Keystone Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 390 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 9, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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