Edward Acheson

Edward Acheson (HM135)

Location: Washington, PA 15301 Washington County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 10.071', W 80° 14.702'

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The eminent American chemist was born in this house with the round corner, 1856. Was awarded many medals for his invention of carborundum, artificial graphite, and other valuable products of the electric furnace.
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HM NumberHM135
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Year Placed1953
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 3:45pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 564285 N 4446660
Decimal Degrees40.16785000, -80.24503333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 10.071', W 80° 14.702'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 10' 4.26" N, 80° 14' 42.12" W
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Area Code(s)724
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-19 US-40, Washington PA 15301, US
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