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Lock Haven in Clinton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Clinton County

 
 
Clinton County Marker (2014) image. Click for full size.
By PaulwC3, June 1, 2014
1. Clinton County Marker (2014)
Inscription. Formed on June 21, 1839 out of Lycoming and Centre counties. Named probably for New York's Gov. DeWitt Clinton. Site of "Tiadaghton Declaration of Independence," 1776. In 19th century a lumbering center. Lock Haven, the county seat, became a city in 1870.
 
Erected 1982 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 8.27′ N, 77° 26.538′ W. Marker is in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, in Clinton County. Marker is at the intersection of North Jay Street (Pennsylvania Route 120) and East Water Street, on the right when traveling south on North Jay Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 230 East Water Street, Lock Haven PA 17745, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lock Haven Flood Protection Project (within shouting distance of this marker); American Hero (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Reed Stockade (within shouting distance of this marker); Clinton County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Susquehanna Greenway (within shouting distance of this marker); Lock Haven
Clinton County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
2. Clinton County Marker
Temporarily down due to construction at the county courthouse.
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harmon Field (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Reed (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lock Haven.
 
More about this marker. Marker was down due to construction at the courthouse.
 
Also see . . .  Clinton County Government. (Submitted on May 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Additional comments.
1. Marker back up.
As of August, 2015 the marker has again been installed at corner of North Jay and East Water Streets.
    — Submitted October 26, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.

 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Clinton County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
3. Clinton County Marker
Marker is laying in the stairwell at the courthouse
Clinton County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
4. Clinton County Courthouse
Marker normally stands at the courthouse.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 26, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 291 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 8, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   2, 3, 4. submitted on May 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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