Gallitzin Spring

Gallitzin Spring (HMZFJ)

Location: Port Fairy, PA 3284 Blair County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 26.768', W 78° 31.548'

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The spring opposite here was a favorite stopping place of Prince Gallitzin, noted prince-priest and missionary who founded the settlement at Loretto in 1792. He was also known as Father Smith. Buried at Loretto, site of his chapel.
Year Placed1948
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 3:46am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 709826 N 4480215
Decimal Degrees40.44613333, -78.52580000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 26.768', W 78° 31.548'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 26' 46.08" N, 78° 31' 32.88" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 Battery Ln, Port Fairy PA 3284, US
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