1900 - Johnstown City Hall - Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34
N 40° 19.565 W 078° 55.180
17T E 676735 N 4466026
Quick Description: This cornerstone is located at Johnstown City Hall, 401 Main Street in the downtown section of the city (Cambria County, Pennsylvania)
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 9/16/2012 9:54:29 AM
Waymark Code: WMF9T3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 2

Long Description:
Johnstown City Hall was constructed in 1900, eleven years after the tragic 'Flood of 1889', that killed hundreds when the South Fork Dam, 14 miles above here breeched, killing hundreds in the event. The city hall was constructed and survived two other floods (1936 and 1977) in a city that with the system constructed during the Great Depression that claimed to be "Flood Free". City Hall is pretty much the same, with only a small addition on one side to accommodate more offices.
Year of construction: 1900

Cross-listed waymark: [Web Link]

Full inscription:
Laid on the Centennial Anniversary 1900


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