Venango County

Venango County (HMSTI)

Location: Franklin, PA 16323 Venango County
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N 41° 23.84', W 79° 49.658'

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Formed March 12, 1800 out of Allegheny and Lycoming counties. The name (an Indian term) refers to French Creek. Franklin, county seat, was laid out in 1795. It became a city in 1868, as did Oil City in 1871. At Drake Well the oil industry was born, 1859.
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HM NumberHMSTI
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Year Placed1981
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 11:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 598004 N 4583529
Decimal Degrees41.39733333, -79.82763333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 23.84', W 79° 49.658'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 23' 50.40" N, 79° 49' 39.48" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1164-1168 Liberty St, Franklin PA 16323, US
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