Celebrating 200 Years of History in 2020

Dead Man’s Curve


  • Dead Man’s Curve

Tuscarora State Forest

40°15’47.3″ (N) 77°31 ‘26.2″ (W)


A Civilian Conservation Corps’ worker was
killed at this location in 1934. They were con-
structing Bower Mountain Road.


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Perry County Heritage Trail

The Perry County Bicentennial Committee is happy to be involved with the research and writing of much of the content of the history of Perry County. The committee has been instrumental in working with sponsors to procure and install the markers as shown in this Heritage Trail website.