CLEARFIELD COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA
Formed March 26, 1804 out of Huntingdon and Lycoming
counties. Clear fields, Sound by early travelers, gave rise to the name.
County was important for logging and rafting on the West Branch, 1850-1901
The county seat, Clearfield, was incorporated 1840. City type:
County Historical Museum, E. Pine & Front Sts., Clearfield.
For a map directing you to Clearfield County
KARTHAUS FURNACE ( PA 879 in Karthaus.)
CHINKLACAMOOSE ( US 322 E end & PA 879 W end, Clearfield.)
THE BIG SPRING ( PA 410, .5 mile SW of Luthersburg.)
OLD STATE ROAD (MILESBURG TO WATERFORD) ( US 322, 6 miles NW of
GEORGE ROSENKRANS ( City type: PA 255 at Methodist Church, Penlield.)
PHILIP P. BLISS ( PA 255, 2.2 miles NE of Penfield.)
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