The Roeblings

The Roeblings (HMR5U)

Location: Saxonburg, PA 16056 Butler County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 45.31', W 79° 49.086'

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John A. Roebling, inventor of steel wire rope and designer of the Brooklyn Bridge, began business at Saxonburg, founded by him in 1832. His son, Washington A. Roebling, who built the Brooklyn Bridge, was born here in 1837.
HM NumberHMR5U
Year Placed1947
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 1:28pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 599767 N 4512250
Decimal Degrees40.75516667, -79.81810000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 45.31', W 79° 49.086'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 45' 18.60" N, 79° 49' 5.16" W
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Area Code(s)724
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 210-214 Butler St, Saxonburg PA 16056, US
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