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

Homewood Junction

 
 
Homewood Junction Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 11, 2011
1. Homewood Junction Marker
Inscription. Founded 1859 as Homewood Junction of Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne and Chicago and Erie and Pittsburgh Railroads. Named for Ironmaker James Wood.
Incorporated in 1910. Post Office was known as Racine Pennsylvania. Historic Saint Cloud Hotel, Clydesdale Quarry, and Buttermilk Falls on Clarks Run are nearby.
 
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° 48.844′ N, 80° 19.796′ W. Marker is near Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and 3rd Avenue, on the right when traveling north on State Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaver Falls PA 15010, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Homewood Iron Furnace (within shouting distance of this marker); Homewood Falls (approx. 0.2 miles away); Geneva College (approx. 2.9 miles away); Ingram-Richardson Manufacturing Company (approx. 3 miles away); Second Baptist Church
Homewood Junction Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 11, 2011
2. Homewood Junction Marker
(approx. 3.5 miles away); McKinley School No. 3 (approx. 3.5 miles away); Providence Baptist Church (approx. 3.7 miles away); Seamless Tube Industry (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beaver Falls.
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on November 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Buttermilk Falls image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 11, 2011
3. Buttermilk Falls
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 607 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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