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1812
War of 1812 against Britain begins. United States wins series of naval victories but fails in attempts to invade Canada, British burn Capitol and White House in August 1814.
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PENNSYLVANIA - Huntingdon County - Historic Districts

Barree Forge and Furnace
(added 1990 - Huntingdon County - #90000405)
Also known as Greene Hills Methodist Camp
2 mi. N of Alexandria along the Juniata River , Alexandria
(80 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American Industrial
Period of Significance: 1900-1750 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

East Broad Top Railroad
(added 1966 - Huntingdon County - #66000666)
1 mi. W of Orbisonia on U.S. 522 , Rockhill Furnace
(5000 acres, 25 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Greenwood Furnace
(added 1989 - Huntingdon County - #89001819)
PA 305 in Greenwood Furnace State Park , McAlevys Fort
(1350 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Anglo-American
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Outdoor Recreation, Park

Harbison--Walker Refractories Company
(added 1990 - Huntingdon County - #90000392)
Also known as Haws,W.H.,Refractories Company
W. Shirley St. , Mount Union
(210 acres, 14 buildings, 27 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Huntingdon Borough Historic District
(added 1986 - Huntingdon County - #86000852)
Roughly bounded by Moore, Second, Allegheny, and Ninth Sts. , Huntingdon
(870 acres, 521 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Smith,William
Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Late Victorian, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Professional, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Professional, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Huntingdon Furnace
(added 1990 - Huntingdon County - #90000407)
Twnshp. Rd. 31106, 2 mi. NW of jct. with PA 45 , Franklinville
(350 acres, 7 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Single Dwelling

Juniata Iron Works
(added 1990 - Huntingdon County - #90000404)
Also known as Hatfield Iron Works
Off PA 885, 1.5 mil E of Alexandria , Alexandria
(50 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Marklesburg Historic District
(added 1996 - Huntingdon County - #96000084)
Jct. of PA 26 and PA 3010 , Marklesburg
(350 acres, 58 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Monroe Furnace
(added 1989 - Huntingdon County - #89001818)
Jct. PA 26 and Legislative Rt. 31076, 6 mi. NW of McAlevys Fort , McAlevys Fort
(30 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Anglo-American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Mount Union Historic District
(added 1994 - Huntingdon County - #94000516)
Roughly bounded by Water and Greene Sts., the I.O.O.F Cemetery, Washington and Lafayette Sts., Shirley Township , Mount Union Borough
(1800 acres, 572 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Welch, Elmer D., Welch, Allen S.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Transportation, Industry, Commerce, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Department Store, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Mount Union Refractories Company
(added 1996 - Huntingdon County - #90000398)
Also known as North American Refractories Company
Pennsylvania Ave. at Juniata River , Mount Union
(70 acres, 9 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility

Paradise Furnace
(added 1990 - Huntingdon County - #90000403)
Also known as Trough Creek State Park;Mary Anne Furnace
5 mi. SE of Entriken in Trough Creek State Park , Entriken
(30 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Outdoor Recreation

Pennsylvania Railroad District
(added 1990 - Huntingdon County - #90000393)
Also known as Conrail:Little Juniata River Bridges and Tunnels,Spruce Cree
Conrail mile markers 213.73 to 218.88 , Spruce Creek
(500 acres, 12 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pennsylvania Railroad
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Robertsdale Historic District
(added 1992 - Huntingdon County - #92000391)
Roughly bounded by USGS 1840 contour line, S. Main, Wood, Lincoln, Cliff and Cherry Sts., Wood Township , Robertsdale
(810 acres, 102 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rockhill Iron and Coal Co.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Industrial American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Extractive Facility, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Warrior Ridge Dam and Hydroelectric Plant
(added 1990 - Huntingdon County - #90000701)
2 mi. S of Petersburg, along Conrail main line , Petersburg
(80 acres, 5 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ambursen,E.,Hydraulic Const. Co., Cushman,William H.
Area of Significance: Industry, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility

Whipple Dam State Park Day Use District
(added 1987 - Huntingdon County - #87000109)
10 mi. S of State College, E of PA 26 , Huntingdon
(321 acres, 10 buildings, 9 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Civilian Conservation Corps
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Conservation, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park, Street Furniture/Object

Woodvale Historic District
(added 1992 - Huntingdon County - #92000942)
Also known as See Also:East Broad Top Railroad
Roughly bounded by Ash, High, North, Fulton and Broad Sts., Wood, Wells and Broad Top Townships , Woodvale
(960 acres, 79 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture, European, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Religious Structure
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Religious Structure




The King's Cottage
The King's Cottage
A Bed & Breakfast Inn
Lancanster, PA


Metallic Arts Inc
Metallic Arts Inc
Cast Historical Plaques
Bronze, Aluminum or Brass


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