“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania

Clickable Map of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Allegheny County, PA (679) Armstrong County, PA (23) Beaver County, PA (219) Butler County, PA (73) Washington County, PA (377) Westmoreland County, PA (172)  AlleghenyCounty(679) Allegheny County (679)  ArmstrongCounty(23) Armstrong County (23)  BeaverCounty(219) Beaver County (219)  ButlerCounty(73) Butler County (73)  WashingtonCounty(377) Washington County (377)  WestmorelandCounty(172) Westmoreland County (172)
Pittsburgh is the county seat for Allegheny County
Coraopolis is in Allegheny County
      Allegheny County (679)  
      Armstrong County (23)  
      Beaver County (219)  
      Butler County (73)  
      Washington County (377)  
      Westmoreland County (172)  
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1 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, Coraopolis — Fort Vance
Near this site stood Fort Vance, a settlers fort built during the French and Indian War era by Revolutionary War Captain Robert Vance. Robert Vance was a member of the Virginia Regiment of the Colonial Army, under the command of George Washington, . . . Map (db m93567) HM
2 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, Coraopolis — Vance Fort Reported missing
Near the corner of Second Avenue and Chestnut Street there was erected, about 1776, by Captain Robert Vance of Virginia. Pioneer settler on this site, a stockade known as Montour Bottoms or Vance Fort This stockade was manned by Washington . . . Map (db m60831) HM
3 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, Coraopolis, Moon Township — Carnot
top left The Crossroads By 1819 a tiny village had taken root at the intersection of Beaver Indian Trail and Sharon road. It consisted of a few log cabins. Traces of old military road between Fort Pitt and Fort McIntosh (Beaver) could . . . Map (db m216247) HM
4 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, Coraopolis, Moon Township — Hyeholde — Historic Landmark —
Hyeholde William Kryskill, designer 1931-38; 1952Map (db m94365) HM
5 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, Coraopolis, Moon Township — Mooncrest
Designed and built in 1943 by the federal government as defense worker housing. Mooncrest residents produced armor plate, munitions, and ships at the nearby Dravo Corporation during World War II. Operated by U.S. Air Force after 1945; homes sold to . . . Map (db m40222) HM
6 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, Coraopolis, Moon Township — Robin Hill Parkdonated by Mary Spencer Nimick — 1893-1971 —
Having lived the last forty-five years of her life at Robin Hill with her husband, Francis Bailey Nimick, and their six children and aware of the increasing population growth in the area in 1970, Mary Nimick graciously bequested through her will, . . . Map (db m163498) HM
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May. 18, 2024