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Planet - Mars - Town - Mars, Pennsylvania
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra
N 40° 41.728 W 080° 00.594
17T E 583651 N 4505423
Quick Description: Mars, the fourth planet from the Sun and Mars a small town in Pennsylvania with a population of 1,746 (2000 census).
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 1/2/2014 8:24:34 AM
Waymark Code: WMJV96
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 3

Long Description:
The town of Mars was founded in 1873, and is situated about halfway between the cities of Pittsburgh and Butler. The people of Mars have taken full advantage of the Martian demonym. It is home to the popular roadside attraction, the Mars "Spaceship" or "Flying Saucer".
It is also home to the Mars Station which is one of the last railroad depots still standing from the now defunct Pittsburgh and Western Railroad.
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Celestial Body: Mars

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