Canonsburg
North Strabane Township
Eighty Four Pennsylvania


Canonsburg, Pennsylvania was incorporated in 1802. The Borough of Canonsburg was named for John Canon, who owned a flour and saw mill. Jefferson College was founded in Canonsburg in 1791 and incorporated in 1802. Jefferson and Washington Colleges merged in 1865, forming W & J College. Perry Como and Bobby Vinton put Canonsburg, Pennsylvania in Washington County on the map with their professional singing.

Canon-McMillan High School

Canon-McMillan High School


Canonsburg

Boro Building
68 E. Pike St. Canonsburg, PA 15317
724-745-1800 Website

Greater Canonsburg Public Library
724-745-1308

Town Park Pool
724-745-7820

Canonsburg Post Office
724-745-5770


North Strabane Township

History of North Strabane
Established in 1781, Strabane Township was one of the original townships in Washington County, Pa. The name Strabane pays homage to the original Irish settlers by matching the name of a town in Ireland. Strabane was divided into North Strabane and South Strabane in 1831.

North Strabane Park

North Strabane Park


North Strabane Township Building
1929 Route 519 South, Canonsburg, PA 15317
724-745-8880 Website

Police Department
Non-Emergency 724-746-8474

Volunteer Fire Department
Non-Emergency 724-745-1010

Public Works
724-745-1404

Municipal Authority
724-745-7220


Eighty Four, Pa

History of 84, Pa.
The origin of the name 'Eighty Four' is somewhat of a mystery, but several ideas have been put forth:

  • 1884 the year Grover Cleveland was first elected

  • A random name selected by a postal employee

  • 8400 feet from Wyland Station

  • 8400 yards from Gamble Station

  • The 84th stop on the rail line


Veterans

National Cemetery of the Alleghenies
1158 Morgan Road, Bridgeville, PA 15017
Phone: 724-746-4363 Website

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