Place:Livermore, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States

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NameLivermore
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates40.45°N 79.333°W
Located inWestmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States
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Livermore, Pennsylvania is an abandoned town that was located on the Conemaugh River between Blairsville and Saltsburg in Derry Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. The town was abandoned and partially razed in the early 1950s following authorization by the Flood Control Act of 1936 and Flood Control Act of 1938 for construction of the Conemaugh River Dam and Lake to prevent flooding of Pittsburgh. Much of the former town site now lies under the reservoir and floodplains.

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