(1808~1874)Here was born the first chief engineer, Pennsylvania Railroad, 1847~52, and its third president, 1852~74. He was responsible for construction of the main line, Harrisburg to Pittsburgh, and for the system's expansion to the Mississippi River.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 12:19pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 471171 N 4418466|
|Decimal Degrees||39.91580000, -75.33731667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 54.948', W 75° 20.239'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 54' 56.88" N, 75° 20' 14.34" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 898 Baltimore Pike, Springfield PA 19064, US|
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