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Snapshots

  1. P&LERR Bridge at Munhall

    Snapshot Title: P&LERR Bridge at Munhall
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Homestead from Swisshelm Park, rephotograph of a 1910 panorama
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    built 1883.
    pghbridges.com/pittsburghE/0593-4474/plemunhall.htm Will open in a new tab or window

    currently it carries CSX trains



  2. sign for Lowe's, Best Buy, Michael's, Dress Barn, Office Depot

    Snapshot Title: sign for Lowe's, Best Buy, Michael's, Dress Barn, Office Depot
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Homestead from Swisshelm Park, rephotograph of a 1910 panorama
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    at the Waterfront



  3. Homestead Grays Bridge

    Snapshot Title: Homestead Grays Bridge
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Homestead from Swisshelm Park, rephotograph of a 1910 panorama
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    behind a few trees



  4. Carrie Furnace (abandoned), on left

    Snapshot Title: Carrie Furnace (abandoned), on left
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Homestead from Swisshelm Park, rephotograph of a 1910 panorama
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    and Edgar Thomson Works (active) in the distance at right



  5. the Pump House, a focal point of the 1892 Homestead Strike

    Snapshot Title: the Pump House, a focal point of the 1892 Homestead Strike
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Homestead from Swisshelm Park, rephotograph of a 1910 panorama
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    see en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homestead_Strike Will open in a new tab or window