West Overton village, Pennsylvania

schematic design/interpretive prospectus : environmental assessment, draft
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U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Southwestern Pennsylvania Heritage Preservation Commission, National Park Service , [Denver, Colo.]
Historic sites -- Conservation and restoration -- Pennsylvania -- West Overton, West Overton (Pa.) -- Antiquities -- Collection and preserv
Other titlesSchematic design/interpretive prospectus environmental assessment, draft
ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 168 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14453600M

by Jim Cheney Located in southern Westmoreland County, West Overton Village is an incredible 19th-century village that offers visitors the chance to find out more about life on Pennsylvania book Pennsylvania frontier.

The village was founded in by Henry Overholt, a German Mennonite from eastern PA. Donate Facebook Twitter Instagram From Agriculture to Industry Video courtesy of Museum Distillery Venue Contact Us In a hurry. Drop us a few lines and we’ll get back Home Read More». Looking for exceptional deals on West Overton Village Museum, Greensburg vacation packages.

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Please choose a different date. W Overton Rd, Scottdale, PA Website +1 Best nearby.4/5(10). - Significance: The Village of West Overton grew out of a family farm established in by henry Overholt. Coming to Westmoreland County from Bucks County, Overholt took over a small farm with 2 stills already in operation.

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History West Overton is listed on the National Register of. The story of West Overton Village begins with Henry Overholt, his wife and twelve children emigrating from Bucks County, PA to the Jacobs Creek area of Westmoreland County, PA (West Overton Village) in April, They settled with other Mennonites who were in the area.

The first business conducted at the village West Overton Village & Museums Read More». West Overton Museums, Scottdale, PA. 4, likes 13 talking about this 1, were here. Historic Distillery and Homestead. The book ” Ghosts of Southwest Pennsylvania ” by Thomas White, documents many ghost sightings in and around the village, including apparitions of Clyde Overholt, who committed suicide in one of the.

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West Overton is located approximately 40 miles (64 km) southeast of Pittsburgh, in East Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United is on PA between the towns of Mount Pleasant and latitude is N and its longitude is W.

It has long been known as the birthplace of Henry Clay Frick, the industrialist and art collector, and the original. West Overton Village was named to the National Register of Historic Districts in as an outstanding example of a 19th century rural industrial village.

West Overton is on PA between the towns of Mount Pleasant and Scottdale. From the PA Turnpike, exit at New Stanton (Exit 8) and follow South for ten miles to South. West Overton, PA Directions {{::}} Sponsored Topics.

Legal. Help. Get directions, maps, and traffic for West Overton, PA. Check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit. @font-face { font-family: "mq-icons. This Westmoreland County historic site was started in by settlers who made rye whiskey. Now, they’re distilling rye there again.

The West Overton Village and Museums offers two unique and distinct rooms for parties and weddings in a 19th century historic village. Built in and renovated inWest Overton's Big Brick Barn is 5 1/2 stories tall and has approximately square feet, making it the largest brick barn in the entire state of Pennsylvania.

West Overton Village & Museums is a historic barn and operational Distillery Museum in Scottdale, Pennsylvania, and has been a site for weddings for over years. Celebrate your wedding in a unique, airy setting with your loved ones.

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A Western Pennsylvania gem, West Overton Village is the home of a historic Mennonite distillery, as well as the birthplace of Pittsburgh tycoon Henry Clay Frick. Visitors can tour the distillery, which has been zero-waste since it was founded by Frick’s grandfather Henry Overton inas well as check out the museum, which details.

Open year-round, Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum is a living history village of Pennsylvania Dutch life. Once an actual rural crossroads village, Landis Valley has more than 40 historic structures located on scenic acres.

Guides and skilled artisans at the village dress in costume for a full Dutch experience. Host your event at West Overton Village in Scottdale, Pennsylvania (PA). Use Eventective to find event, meeting, wedding and banquet halls. Half Price Books has new and used books, textbooks, music, movies and more both online and in stores.

We pay cash for books, textbooks, CDs, LPs, videos and DVDs daily. Tags: 20th Century, A. Overholt & Co., Abraham Carpenter OverholtBenjamin Franklin OverholtCharles W Mauk, deed, Gertrude Torrence OverholtSarah Ann OverholtScottdale Pennsylvania, West Overton, Westmoreland County Pennsylvania.

West Overton Village and Museums has been granted a distillery license and is renovating a barn on the site to begin production of Old Farm Pennsylvania Pure Rye Whiskey. The license will permit the West Overton Distilling Company to produce up togallons of craft whiskey a year.

The West Overton Historic District is an exceptional example of midth century western Pennsylvania vernacular architecture, including along its single street the homestead of the village's founding family, the Mennonite Overholts; the mill building for the profitable family distilling industry; the village store; and houses for members of.The nonprofit Westmoreland Fayette Historical Society, which operates West Overton Village, created a for-profit company, West Overton Distilling LLC., in West Overton is part of the new.

We visited West Overton Village & Museums over the past weekend. It is located in Scottdale, PA, easy to find off of or through Mt. Pleasant. The admission for adults is $ TripAdvisor reviews.