Loretto (HMZMB)

Location: Cresson, PA 16630 Cambria County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 27.603', W 78° 35.857'

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This village, 3.5 miles northwest of here, was founded 1799 by Prince Gallitzin as a Catholic colony. The site of the priest -missioner's grave is here. Charles Schwab, steel king, had his home in Loretto, and is buried here.
Year Placed1947
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 2:29pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 703693 N 4481592
Decimal Degrees40.46005000, -78.59761667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 27.603', W 78° 35.857'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 27' 36.18" N, 78° 35' 51.42" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1701-1759 State Rte 1005, Cresson PA 16630, US
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