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Pennsylvania Route 151

PA Route 151 marker

PA Route 151
Route information
Maintained by PennDOT
Length: 13.322 mi[1] (21.440 km)
Major junctions
West end: US 30 near Harshaville
  PA 18 near Harshaville
I-376 in Gringo
East end: PA 51 near South Heights
Location
Counties: Beaver
Highway system
PA 150 PA 152

Pennsylvania Route 151 (PA 151) is a 13.3-mile-long (21.4 km) state highway located in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. The western terminus of the route is at US 30 near Harshaville. The eastern terminus is at PA 51 in South Heights. The route heads through a mix of suburban and rural areas of southern Beaver County as a two-lane road except at the junction with I-376 near Gringo.

Route description

PA 151 begins at an intersection with US 30 in Greene Township, heading east on two-lane undivided Bocktown Road. The road heads through forested areas with some farms and homes, crossing into Raccoon Township and intersecting PA 18. Past this intersection, the route continues southeast through more rural areas, passing through the northeastern corner of Hanover Township before heading east into Independence Township. PA 151 heads through a mix of farmland and woodland with a few residences, reaching the community of Bocktown. Here, the route turns to the south before heading northeast through forested areas and entering Hopewell Township and becoming Gringo Road. PA 151 comes to an interchange with I-376 and continues into the community of Gringo, passing a mix of homes and businesses. The route makes a turn east onto Laurel Road and heads through woodland. PA 151 reaches its eastern terminus at an intersection with PA 51 on the border of Hopewell Township and South Heights.[2][3]

Major intersections

The entire route is in Beaver County.
Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Greene Township 0.000 0.000 US 30 (Lincoln Highway)
Raccoon Township 2.384 3.837 PA 18 (Frankfort Road) – Washington, Monaca
Hopewell Township 10.395 16.729 I-376 (Beaver Valley Expressway) – Pittsburgh, New Castle Exit 48 (I-376)
13.322 21.440 PA 51 (Jordan Street)
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also

References

  1. ^ a b "Pennsylvania state roads". Pennsylvania Spatial Data Access.  
  2. ^ Google Inc. "overview of Pennsylvania Route 151". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&source=s_d&saddr=US+30+and+PA+151&daddr=PA+51+and+PA+151&geocode=FSsJawIdUoI0-ynDRwdqr2o0iDFiPyG3IBowWA%3BFX0NawIdTbs3-ykpMEbKoGc0iDGr8bJttoctcA&hl=en&mra=ls&sll=40.505446,-79.645386&sspn=0.937651,2.705383&ie=UTF8&t=h&z=12. Retrieved May 14, 2011.
  3. ^ PennDOT (2011). Beaver County, Pennsylvania Highway Map (Map). ftp://ftp.dot.state.pa.us/public/pdf/BPR_pdf_files/Maps/GHS/Roadnames/beaver_GHSN.PDF. Retrieved May 14, 2011.
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