Johnstown Flood

Johnstown Flood (HM150Q)

Location: South Fork, PA 15956 Cambria County
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N 40° 20.822', W 78° 47.037'

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The breast of South Fork Dam which broke the night of May 31, 1889, to cause the historic flood is a short distance away. The remains of the dam can be observed.
HM NumberHM150Q
Year Placed1947
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 6:45am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 688207 N 4468632
Decimal Degrees40.34703333, -78.78395000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 20.822', W 78° 47.037'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 20' 49.32" N, 78° 47' 2.22" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 133 Ragers Hill Rd, South Fork PA 15956, US
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