Pennsylvania Route 362

Pennsylvania Route 362 (designated by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation as PA 362) is a 5.3-mile-long (8.5 km) state highway located in Tioga County, Pennsylvania. The western terminus is at U.S. Route 6 in Shippen Township. The eastern terminus is at Route 660 near Wellsboro in Delmar Township.

Pennsylvania Route 362 marker
Pennsylvania Route 362
Route information
Maintained by PennDOT
Length5.341 mi[1] (8.596 km)
ExistedSeptember 1941[2]–present
Major junctions
West end US 6 in Shippen Township
East end PA 660 in Delmar Township
Location
CountiesTioga
Highway system
PA-360 (1926).svg PA 360PA-363.svg PA 363

Route descriptionEdit

 
PA 362 approaching PA 660 in Delmar Township

PA 362 begins at an intersection with US 6 in the community of Ansonia in Shippen Township, heading south on two-lane undivided Pinecreek Road. The route heads through forested areas of mountains, running to the east of Pine Creek. The road curves southeast away from Pine Creek and turns to the east. PA 362 continues into agricultural areas with some homes, passing to the north of Wellsboro Johnston Airport. The route enters Delmar Township and runs through more farmland before reaching its eastern terminus at PA 660.[3][4]

HistoryEdit

Route 362 was first assigned in September 1941.[2] The route has retained the same alignment since its creation.[5]

Major intersectionsEdit

The entire route is in Tioga County.

Locationmi[1]kmDestinationsNotes
Shippen Township0.0000.000  US 6 – Coudersport, WellsboroWestern terminus
Delmar Township5.3418.596  PA 660 – WellsboroEastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Bureau of Maintenance and Operations (January 2016). Roadway Management System Straight Line Diagrams (Report) (2016 ed.). Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. Retrieved July 4, 2016.
  2. ^ a b "New Route Number". The Wellsboro Agitator. September 10, 1941. p. 6. Retrieved July 27, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.  
  3. ^ Google (April 5, 2011). "overview of Pennsylvania Route 362" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved April 5, 2011.
  4. ^ Tioga County, Pennsylvania Highway Map (PDF) (Map). PennDOT. 2011. Retrieved April 5, 2011.[permanent dead link]
  5. ^ Pennsylvania (Map). Cartography by Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. 2010.

External linksEdit

Route map:

KML is from Wikidata
  • Kitsko, Jeffrey J. (2021). "PA 362". Pennsylvania Highways. pp. 351–400. Retrieved December 21, 2011.