Near Oil City in Venango County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1986 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 31.031′ N, 79° 37.137′ W. Marker is near Oil City, Pennsylvania, in Venango County. Marker is at the intersection of Rouseville Road (Pennsylvania Route 227) and Pithole Road, on the right when traveling east on Rouseville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oil City PA 16301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Oil Pipeline (approx. 1.7 miles away); Pithole City (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Pithole (approx. 2 miles away); Humboldt Refinery (approx. 2.8 miles away); Henry R. Rouse (1823-1861) (approx. 5 miles away); Densmore Tank Cars (approx. 5.2 miles away); Oldest Producing Oil Well (approx. 5.5 miles away); John Franklin Carll (approx. 5.5 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 265 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.