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

Foulks-Martin-Watts Mill and Bridge

 
 
Foulks-Martin-Watts Mill and Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 19, 2013
1. Foulks-Martin-Watts Mill and Bridge Marker
Inscription. George Foulks frontiersman built saw and gristmaills. Jesse Martin owned for some years. Reuben Watt and sons James and Thomas also ran it. The iron bridge placed on National Register June 22, 1988.
 
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° 47.496′ N, 80° 29.553′ W. Marker is near Darlington, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on Watts Mill Road 2.4 miles north of Blackhawk Road (Pennsylvania Route 251), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located just east of the Watt's Mill Bridge, the bridge is closed at this time (not sure if it is seasonal). Located at one of the entrances to the North Country Trail. Marker is in this post office area: Darlington PA 16115, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Foulks Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Elder's Mills (approx. half a mile away); Cannelton (approx. one mile away); The White Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles
Foulks-Martin-Watts Mill and Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 19, 2013
2. Foulks-Martin-Watts Mill and Bridge Marker
away); South Beaver Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.5 miles away); Chartered In 1798 (approx. 3.5 miles away); Buttonwood (approx. 3.7 miles away); Greersburg Academy (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Darlington.
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on January 19, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Watts Mill Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 19, 2013
3. Watts Mill Bridge
Bridge is closed at this time, no idea if it just seasonal or permanent.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 387 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 19, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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