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Bellefonte in Centre County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Philip Benner

 
 
Philip Benner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
1. Philip Benner Marker
Inscription. The ironmaster's home was at Rock. Here also were the first forge, 1794, and a nail and slitting mill. A founder of Bellefonte; leader in Centre County affairs until his death in 1832
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 52.482′ N, 77° 50.844′ W. Marker is in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is at the intersection of Buffalo Run Road (SR 550) and Rock Road on Buffalo Run Road (SR 550). Touch for map. The marker is located on the grounds of the United Methodist Church and Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Bellefonte PA 16823, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bellefonte (approx. 4 miles away); Pennsylvania Match Factory (approx. 4.1 miles away); Lucinda Hall (approx. 4.3 miles away); Bellefonte Governors Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); The Mills Brothers (approx. 4.4 miles away); Anna Wagner Keichline (approx. 4.4 miles away); Andrew G. Curtin (approx. 4.4 miles away); a different marker also named Bellefonte (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bellefonte.
 
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Philip Benner Marker at Buffalo Run Church Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
2. Philip Benner Marker at Buffalo Run Church Cemetery
Philip Benner Marker across the street from the Buffalo Run Church image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
3. Philip Benner Marker across the street from the Buffalo Run Church
Buffalo Run United Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
4. Buffalo Run United Methodist Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 115 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 29, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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