Old State Line - McKean, PA
Posted by: thanatos01
N 41° 59.966 W 080° 08.525
17T E 571051 N 4650069
Quick Description: Old State Line Historic Marker in McKean, PA.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 8/16/2010 4:06:03 AM
Waymark Code: WM9G0X
Marker Text: The northern boundary of Pennsylvania, before the purchase of the Erie Triangle in 1792, crossed the highway at this point. The State paid $151,640.25 for the Erie tract and its port on the Lakes.
Marker Name: Old State Line
Date Dedicated: 11/1/1946
Marker Type: Roadside
Location: Pa. 99 at McKean
Category: Government & Politics, Government & Politics 18th Century
Website: Not listed
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