Saltsburg in Indiana County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Saltsburg Canal Park
In Saltsburg were two boatyards, warehouses, lift lock number 8 and A turning basin. Salt was shipped from wells nearby. Passengers traveled on packet boats. One of these was owned and operated by J.M. Marshall of Saltsburg.
This site is listed on the Pennsylvania inventory of historic places. This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior
Erected by United States Department of the Interior.
Location. 40° 29.18′ N, 79° 27.112′ W. Marker is in Saltsburg, Pennsylvania, in Indiana County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Street (Pennsylvania Route 286) and West Penn Trail, on the right when traveling west on Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saltsburg PA 15681, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Saltsburg (a few steps from this marker); The Rivers' Edge (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chalmers "Slick" Goodlin (approx. 6.4 miles away); Thomas F. Gallagher (approx. Bushy Run (approx. 8.1 miles away); Nellie Bly (approx. 9 miles away); Fort Hand (approx. 9.1 miles away); St Gertrude Roman Catholic Church (approx. 9.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saltsburg.
Also see . . . Visit Saltsburg. (Submitted on November 8, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 709 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 5, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.