Joseph Reid Gas Engine Company - Oil City, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 41° 25.956 W 079° 42.780
17T E 607529 N 4587580
Quick Description: Historical producer of engines for oil well pumps.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 12/31/2010 1:44:03 PM
Waymark Code: WMADF6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers
Views: 7

Long Description:
Marker text:
Founded in Oil City, 1894, it produced engines for pumping oil wells. Its popular single piston engine was used worldwide by the oil industry. The company closed in 1939.
Marker Name: Joseph Reid Gas Engine Company

County: Venango

Date Dedicated: 10/10/1997

Marker Type: City

Location: Intersection of Main St. (Pa. 8), Halyday St. & Petroleum St., Oil City

Category: Business & Industry, Oil & Gas

Website: [Web Link]

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