Lincoln Highway Heritage CorridorThe rise and fall of the railroad corresponded to the continuing increase of roads, like the Lincoln Highway. Railroads were needed for transportation because roads were virtually impassable. But once new paving techniques made road surfaces durable, there was a revolution in transportation. Suddenly, roads were competing with trains for regional transportation.
|Series||This marker is part of the Lincoln Highway series|
|Placed By||Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 9:19pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 649419 N 4456580|
|Decimal Degrees||40.24635000, -79.24325000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 14.781', W 79° 14.595'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 14' 46.86" N, 79° 14' 35.70" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||412, 724|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 333-369 Lincoln Highway, Ligonier PA 15658, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
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