West Newton in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1946 by Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 12.681′ N, 79° 46.216′ W. Marker is in West Newton, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is at the intersection of W Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 136) and Youghiogheny River Trail, on the right when traveling east on W Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Newton PA 15089, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Adam Weddell ( approx. 3.1 miles away); Darr Mine Disaster ( approx. 4 miles away); The 1948 Donora Smog ( approx. 5.1 miles away); Colonel Edward Cook ( approx. 5.6 miles away); Cement City ( approx. 5.7 miles away); Arthur J. Rooney ( approx. 6.1 miles away); Braddock's Military Road 1755 Monacatootha's Camp ( approx. 6.1 miles away); Rabe Manor ( approx. 6.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Pennsylvania Historical Markers. (Submitted on April 28, 2012, 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 April 28, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 373 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 28, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.