Robert Townsend House

Robert Townsend House (HMXXR)

Location: New Brighton, PA 15066 Beaver County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 43.553', W 80° 18.406'

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Townsend was founder of an early iron business in county. Being of Quaker stock, he was an active abolishonist. His home built in 1835, was an important stop on the underground railroad before and during the war between the states.
Placed ByBeaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation
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Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 5:46am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 558543 N 4508559
Decimal Degrees40.72588333, -80.30676667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 43.553', W 80° 18.406'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 43' 33.18" N, 80° 18' 24.36" W
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Area Code(s)724
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1600-1636 65th Infantry Division Memorial Hwy, New Brighton PA 15066, US
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