Directional Marker


2014 photo by J. Graham of marker at state museum

2014 photo by J. Graham of marker at state museum

Photo by Fred Yenerall, 1974.

1974 photo by Fred Yenerall

US Route 40  (The National Road)
Farmington, PA

This type of directional marker was once common;  almost all standard “highway” signage in the 1920s used these iron keystones. This marker notes distances to Uniontown PA, Grantsville and Cumberland, MD, and to Columbus, OH.