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Thumbnail maps for 1936 PA PennDOT Road Plans for Route 40
From west of Scenery Hill PA to Pancake PA
Washington County PA

Transcribed by Judith Florian

Thumbnail for Landowners in 1936 PA PennDOT Road Plans for Route 40 Washington County PA Thumbnail for Landowners in 1936 (Map "6200400270001.TIF")
1936 PA PennDOT Road Plans for Route 40
From west of Scenery Hill PA to Pancake PA
Washington County PA
Thumbnail for Construction Provisions in 1936 PA PennDOT Road Plans for Route 40 Thumbnail for Construction Provisions in 1936 (Map "6200400270002.TIF")
1936 PA PennDOT Road Plans for Route 40
From west of Scenery Hill PA to Pancake PA
Washington County PA
Thumbnail for Slopes and Right of Way Measurements in 1936 Map for Rt. 40 Thumbnail for Slopes and Right of Way Measurements in 1936 Map 6200400270003.TIF
and Map 6200400270004.TIF
Thumbnail for Slopes and Right of Way Measurements in 1936 Map for Rt. 40 Thumbnail for Slopes and Right of Way Measurements in 1936 Map 6200400270003.TIF
and Map 6200400270004.TIF

 Note that the bottom 2 thumbnails link to the same webpage.

1936 PennDot Plans


The first four maps are from a 1936 plan that covers the intersection with SR 519 (formerly LR 62075). Included is the Title Sheet/Index Map, General Notes and two plan view sheets. This plan starts about 2000 feet east of the intersection with SR 519 and continues westward to the Village of Pancake. The two plan view sheets cover the 2000 foot section.

Links to Very Large Maps

1. The landowners on both sides of The National Pike, Rt. 40, from the 1936 map file titled "6200400270001.TIF"

2. Construction Provisions in 1936 (Map "6200400270002.TIF") 1936 PA PennDOT Road Plans for Route 40

3. Slopes and Right of Way Measurements in 1936 (Map "6200400270003.TIF") 

4. Slopes and Right of Way Measurements in 1936 (Map "6200400270004.TIF")

 

Descriptions and Transcriptions

Thumbnail Maps for 1936 PA PennDOT Road Plans for Route 40

1. The landowners on both sides of The National Pike, Rt. 40, from the 1936 map file titled "6200400270001.TIF"

2. Construction Provisions in 1936 (Map "6200400270002.TIF") 1936 PA PennDOT Road Plans for Route 40

3/4. Slopes and Right of Way Measurements in 1936 (Map "6200400270003.TIF") and (Map "6200400270004.TIF")

 

Go to 1941 Route 40 Plans


SOURCE:
1936 "Pennsylvania Department of Transportation [PennDOT] Drawing [Plans] for Construction and Condemnation of Right Away Route No. 113 [Now Rt. 40] Section No. 9B in Washington County PA From Sta. 1524+00 to Sta. 1789+20".  These plans were prepared prior to 'straightening' major curves of the original Federally owned road, which was transferred to the control, management and upkeep of U.S. Route 40 a.ka. The National Pike. The changes/straightening of Rt. 40 left numerous "pieces" which later were either re-named as township roads, or pieces which dead-end. Some pieces dead-end on both sides that used to be Rt. 40, with the middle piece re-absorbed into the current landholder's acreage.  

This webpage documents the landowners on both sides of The National Pike, Rt. 40, from the 1936 map file titled "6200400270001.TIF".  The original files were over 27Megabytes. They have been reduced for this website but are still quite large.  See list of each 1936 Map.

 

Go to 1941 Route 40 Plans

 

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