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Explore the Austin Dam Memorial Park in Austin PA, a vivid reminder of one of Pennsylvania's worst disasters, the Austin Flood in 1911. The ruins of the dam still stand today, surrounded by a 76-acre park, as a tribute to the lives lost in the Austin Flood.
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Please, stay off the Austin Dam ruins. This is a historical landmark. You are visiting a historic landmark, a place where a great tragedy occurred a century ago. This is a place of historical significance, and we expect that you will respect it as such. Stay away from the Bayless Pulp and Papermill ruins and view only from a safe distance.
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