Pennsylvania Highways
PA 801 - PA 850

PA 801

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 802 Southern Terminus: PA 28/PA 519 in Woodville
Northern Terminus: US 19/PA 51 in Pittsburgh.
Length: 5 miles
Names: Green Tree Road, Washington Avenue, and Independence Street
County: Allegheny
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1940.

PA 803

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 804

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 805 Southern Terminus: PA 8/PA 28 in Pittsburgh.
Northern Terminus: PA 8/PA 28 in Millvale.
Length: 7 miles
Names: East Street, Evergreen and Peoples Plank Road, Babcock Boulevard, and Evergreen Road
County: Allegheny
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1940.

PA 806

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 807

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 808 Southern Terminus: PA 28 in Sharpsburg.
Northern Terminus: PA 836 in Fox Chapel.
Length: 2 miles
Names: North Canal Street and Kittanning Pike
County: Allegheny
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1940.

PA 809

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 810

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 811

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 812

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 813 Southern Terminus: PA 113 in Reliance.
Northern Terminus: US 309 in Sellersville.
Length: 4 miles
Names: Cowpath Road, Forest Road, and Cat Hill Road
Counties: Montgomery and Bucks
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1930.

PA 814

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 815

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 816

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 817

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 818

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 819 Southern Terminus: PA 201 in Vanderbilt.
Northern Terminus: PA 66 in Paulton.
Length: 46 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: Broadway Avenue, Main Street, Liberty Street, Railroad Street, Dawson-Scottdale Road, Porter Avenue, Mount Pleasant-Scottdale Road, Diamond Street, Armburst Road, North Diamond Street, Reamer Avenue, Broad Street, Harvey Avenue, Forbes-Five Points Road, Five Points-Slickville Road, Tin Town Road, and Bell Point Road
SR Designations:
SR 0819
SR 0119:  South Greensburg to Greensburg
Counties: Fayette and Westmoreland
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: US 119:  South Greensburg to Greensburg
Business PA 66:  US 30 to Greensburg
PA 130:  Greensburg
Former Designations: None
Path of Progress Path of Progress: SR 3087 in Scottdale to SR 3089
History: Signed in 1930.  In 1936, the southern terminus was moved from US 119 in Scottdale to its current location.  In 1940, the section between Mount Pleasant Street and Greensburg was widened as well as the section between Bell Point Road and Point Road paved.  In 1951, the route was widened between South Greensburg and Mount Pleasant Street.
Links: PA 819 Junction List - Tim Reichard
PA 819 Pictures (Fayette County) - Doug Lowmaster
PA 819 Pictures (Westmoreland County) - Doug Lowmaster
Terminus of PA 819 - Adam Prince

PA 820 Southern Terminus: PA 241 one-half mile north of Colebrook.
Northern Terminus: US 422 in Palmyra.
Length: 7 miles
Names: Colebrook Road and South Forge Road
County: Lebanon
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: PA 117
History: Signed in 1929 from Colebrook to Mount Pleasant.  The northern terminus was moved to Palmyra in 1933.

PA 821 Southern Terminus: US 222 one-half mile south of Temple.
Northern Terminus: US 222 one-half mile north of Temple.
Length: 1 mile
Names: North Temple Boulevard and Kutztown Road
County: Berks
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1929.

PA 822

NEVER ASSIGNED

PA 823 Southern Terminus: Borough of Big Shanty.
Northern Terminus: US 219 in Lewis Run.
Length: 3 miles
Names: Lafayette Avenue
County: McKean
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1932
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1929.

PA 824 Western Terminus: Borough of Bendersville.
Eastern Terminus: PA 34 one mile west of Bendersville.
Length: 1 mile
Names: Park Street and Aspers-Bendersville Road 
County: Adams
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1929, the eastern terminus was moved from Floradale to near Aspers.

PA 825 Western Terminus: Borough of Janesville.
Eastern Terminus: PA 253 in Janesville.
Length: 1/4 mile
Names: None
County: Clearfield
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1929.

PA 826 Western Terminus: US 15 in Tioga Junction.
Eastern Terminus: PA 549 one-half mile south of the New York state line.
Length: 12 miles
Names: None
Counties: Tioga and Bradford
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1941
Replaced By: PA 84
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1932, the section from US 111 to Wheeler Road and from Jackson Summit to Hudson Hill Road was paved.  In 1935, the section from Wheeler Road to Jackson Summit was paved.

PA 827 Southern Terminus: US 611 in Martins Creek.
Northern Terminus: Belvidere Road one mile north of Martins Creek.
Length: 1 mile
Name: Martins Creek-Belvidere Road
County: Northampton
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1933
Replaced By: US 611
History: Signed in 1929.

PA 828 Southern Terminus: US 220 at West Fourth Street in Williamsport.
Northern Terminus: US 15 at Lycoming Creek Road in Garden View.
Length: 1 mile
Names: Arch Avenue, Dewey Avenue, and Foy Avenue
County: Lycoming
Expressway: None
Former Designation: US 220  (1926 - 1928):  West Fourth Street to Race Street
Decommissioned: 1975
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1930 on Water Street, Race Street, and Lycoming Creek Road between US 220 and US 111.  In 1933, the route was moved off Race Street to follow Dewey Avenue and Memorial Avenue.  In 1972, the route was moved off Memorial Avenue and extended up Dewey Avenue to Foy Avenue to end at the US 15 expressway.

PA 829 Southern Terminus: PA 665 in Knightsville.
Northern Terminus: US 22 in Mill Creek.
Length: 16 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: Walnut Street, Water Street, and Trough Creek Valley Pike
SR Designation: SR 0829
County: Huntingdon
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: None
Former Designation: PA 76  (1928 - 1964):  Knightsville to Mill Creek
History: Originally signed from PA 35 in Shade Valley to PA 75 in Waterloo until 1946.  It was paved in 1932.

Resigned in 1964 to replace PA 376 from Three Springs to Mill Creek.  In 1973, the southern terminus was moved from PA 994 in Three Springs to its current location.

Links: PA 829 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 829 - Adam Prince

PA 830 Western Terminus: I-80 at Exit 90 one mile east of Emericksville.
Eastern Terminus: US 219 one mile west of Falls Creek.
Length: 14 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: Airport Road, Falls Creek Road, Washington Street, and Main Street
SR Designation: SR 0830
Counties: Jefferson and Clearfield
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: None
Former Designations: None
BicyclePA Route V BicyclePA Route: Falls Creek to US 219
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1930, the route was paved from Allen Mills to the current SR 1009.  In 1932, the route was paved from Hazen to current SR 1009.  In 1936, the western terminus was moved from Hazen to Richardsville.

In 1940, the section from Hazen to Murray Road was paved.

The western terminus was in Richardsville at PA 968 until 1984 when it was moved to PA 28 in Hazen.  In 1986, the western terminus was moved to end at US 322, replacing PA 310 from that route to Allens Mills.

Construction began on a new access route to the DuBois Regional Airport from Interstate 80 on September 22, 2005.  When it was completed on July 13, 2007, PA 830 was signed onto it and its western terminus moved from US 322 to I-80.

Links: PA 830 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 830 - Adam Prince

PA 831 Southern Terminus: US 220 in Altoona.
Northern Terminus: US 220 in Greenwood.
Length: 2 mile
Names: Bellewood Avenue and Greenwood Road
County: Blair
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1928
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928.

PA 832 Southern Terminus: PA 98 two miles west of Sterrettania.
Northern Terminus: Presque Isle State Park in Erie.
Length: 11 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: Sterrettania Road and Peninsula Drive
SR Designation: SR 0832
County: Erie
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: None
Former Designations: None
BicyclePA Route A BicyclePA Route: Entire length
Pennsylvania Byway Pennsylvania Byway: PA 5 to Presque Isle State Park
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1959, the southern terminus was moved to Sterrettania from Alternate PA 5.  In 1962, the southern terminus was moved to its current location.
Links: PA 832 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 832 - Adam Prince

PA 833 Southern Terminus: PA 96 in Buffalo Mills.
Northern Terminus: PA 96 one mile north of Sulfur Springs.
Length: 5 miles
Names: Buffalo Road, Milligan Cove Road, and Sulfur Springs Road
County: Bedford
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928 and in 1932 the entire route was paved.  In 1936, the southern terminus was moved from the Borough of Sulphur Springs to Buffalo Mills.

PA 834 Southern Terminus: PA 92 in Dallas.
Northern Terminus: PA 292 in Center Moreland.
Length: 7 miles
Names: Upper Demunds Road, Edinger Road, Olin Harris Road, Lake Louise Road, and Old Mill Road
Counties: Luzerne and Wyoming
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1935, the section from Luzerne County line to Center Moreland was paved.

PA 835 Western Terminus: PA 8 in Talley Cavey.
Eastern Terminus: PA 910 one mile west of Dorseyville.
Length: 4 miles
Names: Wildwood Road Extension, Middle Road, and Cedar Ridge Road
County: Allegheny
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1938, the section from PA 8 to Middle Road was paved.

PA 836 Southern Terminus: PA 910 in Dorseyville.
Northern Terminus: PA 8 in Talley Cavey.
Length: 14 miles
Names: Saxonburg Boulevard, Dorseyville Road, Grant Avenue, and Mount Royal Boulevard
County: Allegheny
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928.

PA 837 Southern Terminus: PA 88 in Carroll.
Northern Terminus: US 19/PA 51 in Pittsburgh.
Length: 40 miles
National Highway System: PA 51 to US 19/PA 51
Names: Fisher Heights Road, Donora Hill Road, McKean Avenue, Third Street, Meldon Avenue, Donora Mon City Road, Main Street, Elrama Road, Charles R. McDevitt Highway, River Road, Fifth Street, Dravosburg Road, State Street, Washington Street, Duquesne Boulevard, Kennywood Boulevard, Eight Avenue, West Eight Avenue, East Carson Street, and West Carson Street
SR Designations: SR 0837
SR 0088:  Monongahela
Counties: Washington and Allegheny
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: PA 88:  Monongahela
PA 136:  Monongahela
Former Designation: PA 885  (1928 - 1933):  Elizabeth to Clairton
BicyclePA Route S BicyclePA Route: Monongahela to New Eagle
Blue Belt Belt System: Homestead Grays/High Level Bridge to Becks Run Road
Green Belt Belt System: Rankin Bridge to McKeesport Bridge
Traffic.com
Traffic Conditions:
Smithfield Street Bridge to US 19/PA 51 (Northbound)
US 19/PA 51 to Smithfield Street Bridge (Southbound)
History: Signed in 1928 from New Eagle to Elizabeth.  In 1931, the section from New Eagle to the Allegheny County line was under construction and finished the following year.  In 1935, the southern terminus was moved from PA 31 in New Eagle to its current location.

A median was installed in 1958 near the Rankin Bridge, by placing northbound traffic on an unimpeded bypass of the bridge.  However, the southbound still has to negotiate a signal.

A median was installed from Kennywood Park to the Rankin Bridge in 1963.  The new four-lane divided section between Viola Avenue and Second Avenue opened in 1965 in Duquesne.  Prior to that, the route turned from Duquesne Boulevard onto Viola and Second Avenues.  In 1967, the interchange with PA 885 at the southern end of the Glenwood Bridge was completed.

In October 2012, Superstorm Sandy devastated the Eastern Seaboard, and even PA 837 was not immune from the storm.  The route was closed late on October 30, 2012 and then again when part was blocked by a smaller side in West Mifflin around 4 AM the following morning.  A motorists who was driving along the highway accidentally hit the slide with his truck, which popped up into the air and blew a tire.  The driver was not hurt and crews cleared the highway by 9 AM on October 31.

Links: PA 837 Junction List - Tim Reichard
PA 837 Pictures - Steve Alpert
Terminus of PA 837 - Adam Prince

PA 838 Western Terminus: PA 187 in Windham Center.
Eastern Terminus: PA 858 in Little Meadows.
Length: 14 miles
Names: Leraysville Road, Warren Center Road, Little Meadows Road, and Main Street 
Counties: Bradford and Susquehanna
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928 and the entire route was paved in 1932. 

PA 839 Southern Terminus: PA 85 three miles east of Nu Mine.
Northern Terminus: PA 28/PA 66 in South Bethlehem.
Length: 20 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: State Street, Milton Street, and Putneyville Street
SR Designation: SR 0839
County: Armstrong
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: None
Former Designations: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1930, the route was paved from Barnard's Road to Green Apple Road.  In 1936, the northern terminus was moved from the Borough of Dayton to South Bethlehem.  In 1938, the section from Mahoning Creek to McGregor, Windy Wiz Road to McWilliams, and Beautiful Lookout Road to South Bethlehem was improved.

The 1940s saw a lot of upgrading take place along the route starting in 1940 when the section from Beautiful Lookout Road to South Bethlehem was paved.  A year later,  the section from Windy Wiz Road to McWilliams was paved and finally in 1949, the section from Mahoning Creek to McGregor was paved.  In 1984, the northern terminus was moved from PA 68 in Reidsburg via SR 2003 to its current location.

Links: PA 839 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 839 - Adam Prince

PA 840 Western Terminus: PA 82 in Towerville.
Eastern Terminus: PA 162 one mile east of Romansville.
Length: 7 miles
Names: Strasburg Road and Stargazer Road
County: Chester
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1932, the route was paved from PA 82 to McWilliamstown and Mortonville to PA 162.

PA 841 Southern Terminus: Maryland state line one mile south of Lewisville.
Northern Terminus: PA 82 in Doe Run.
Length: 17 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: West Grove Lewisville Road, Lewisville Chesterville Road, Wickerton Road, Prospect Avenue, Evergreen Street, Chatham Road, Coatesville Road, and Greenlawn Springdell Road
SR Designation: SR 0841
County: Chester
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: None
Former Designations: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1936, the southern terminus was moved from Springdell to its current location.
Links: PA 841 Junction List - Tim Reichard
PA 841 Pictures - Steve Alpert
Terminus of PA 841 - Adam Prince

PA 842 Western Terminus: PA 841 one mile west of Clonmell.
Eastern Terminus: Business US 322/PA 100 in West Chester.
Length: 15 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: Clonmell Upland Road, Clonmell Newark Road, Upland Road, Wawaset Road, Brandywine Creek Road, and West Miner Street
SR Designations: SR 0842
SR 0082:  Unionville
County: Chester
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Route: PA 82:  Unionville
Former Designations: None
BicyclePA Route L BicyclePA Route: Creek Road South to Brandywine Creek Road
Pennsylvania Byway Pennsylvania Byway: Creek Road South to Brandywine Creek Road
History: In 1936, the western terminus was moved from Unionville to its current location.
Links: PA 842 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 842 - Adam Prince

PA 843 Western Terminus: PA 80 in Commodore.
Eastern Terminus: PA 580 in Uniontown.
Length: 7 miles
Names: None
County: Indiana
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1930, the route's eastern terminus was moved from the Borough of Cookport to its current location when the section from Cookport to Uniontown was finished.  Also that year, the entire route was paved.

PA 844 Western Terminus: West Virginia state line one mile west of Independence.
Eastern Terminus: PA 18 in Washington.
Length: 15 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: Washington Pike and Jefferson Avenue
SR Designations: SR 0844
SR 0231:  east of Independence
County: Washington
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Route: PA 231:  east of Independence
Former Designation: PA 31  (1927 - 1964):  West Virginia state line to Washington
History: Originally signed from Clarksburg to Elders Ridge from 1928 until 1946 via Olivet Road and Iselin Road in Indiana County.  In 1930, the route was paved.

Resigned in 1964 on its current alignment.

Links: PA 844 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 844 - Adam Prince

PA 845 Southern Terminus: US 62 in Stoneboro.
Northern Terminus: PA 358 two miles west of Sandy Lake.
Length: 3 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: Franklin Street and Linden Street
SR Designation: SR 0845
County: Mercer
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: None
Former Designations: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1935, the section between Fredonia Road and District Road was paved.
Links: PA 845 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 845 - Adam Prince

PA 846 Southern Terminus: PA 718 in Sharon.
Northern Terminus: PA 18 in Greenville.
Length: 13 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: River Road, Saranac Road, and Orangeville Road
SR Designations: SR 0846
County: Mercer
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: None
Former Designations: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1929, the route was under construction from Clarks Mills to Sandy Lake and completed the following year.

Until 1936, the route was signed on the current PA 358 alignment between Greenville and Sandy Lake.  In that year, it got moved to its current location.

Links: PA 846 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 846 - Adam Prince

PA 847 Southern Terminus: PA 913 in Broad Top City.
Northern Terminus: PA 76 in Cassville.
Length: 10 miles
Names: None
County: Huntingdon
Expressway: None
Former Designations: None
Decommissioned: 1946
Replaced By: None
History: Signed in 1928.  In 1932, the route was paved from Todd to Cassville.  In 1933, the southern terminus was moved from Todd to Broad Top City.

PA 848 Southern Terminus: PA 547 in Gibson.
Northern Terminus: US 11/PA 492 in New Milford.
Length: 7 miles
National Highway System: None
Name: Harford Road
SR Designation: SR 0848
County: Susquehanna
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: None
Former Designation: PA 371  (1936 - 1954)
History: Originally signed from PA 915 in Wells Tannery to PA 913 in New Grenada from 1928 to 1946.

Resigned in 1961 in its current location.

Links: PA 848 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 848 - Adam Prince

PA 849 Western Terminus: PA 74 in Roseburg.
Eastern Terminus: US 22/US 322 in Duncannon.
Length: 25 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: Fourth Street, Newport Road, and Pole Cat Road
SR Designations: SR 0849
SR 0034:  Newport
Counties: Perry and Dauphin
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Route: PA 34:  Newport
Former Designations: PA 5  (1928 - 1936):  Buffalo Bridge to Newport
PA 33  (1932 - 1936):  Juniata Bridge to US 22/US 322
PA 14  (1936 - 1940):  Juniata Bridge to US 22/US 322
US 11  (1940 - 1960):  Juniata Bridge to US 22/US 322
US 15  (1940 - 1960):  Juniata Bridge to US 22/US 322
History: Signed in 1928 and in 1932 the entire route was paved.  

In 1936, the eastern terminus was moved from Newport to Juniata Bridge.  Also in that year, the section from Pine Grove Road to the Wheatfield Township line was improved.  In 1938, the section from Pine Grove  Road to Pennells Church Road was paved.

The eastern terminus was moved to its current location in 1960 when the US 11/US 15 expressway was completed.

Links: PA 849 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 849 - Adam Prince

PA 850 Western Terminus: PA 35 in Reeds Gap.
Eastern Terminus: US 11/US 15 in Marysville.
Length: 44 miles
National Highway System: None
Names: Murphy's Campsite Road, Smokey Hollow Road, Berry Hill Road, Liberty Valley Road, Madison Grange Road, Carlisle Road, Valley Road, and Valley Street
SR Designations: SR 0850
SR 0274:  Fort Robinson Loysville
SR 0233:  Landisburg
SR 0034:  Dromgold to Shermans Dale
Counties: Juniata and Perry
Expressway: None
Multiplexed Routes: PA 274:  Fort Robinson Loysville
PA 233:  Landisburg
PA 34:  Dromgold to Shermans Dale
Former Designation: PA 233  (1928 - 1936):  Landisburg to Dromgold
History: Signed in 1929.  In 1932, the route was paved from PA 274 to current SR 3013 and from Liberty Valley Road to PA 35.  In 1935, the route between was paved.  In 1936, the eastern terminus was moved from Landisburg to Marysville.
Links: PA 850 Junction List - Tim Reichard
Terminus of PA 850 - Adam Prince

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Page updated December 21, 2013.
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Information courtesy of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, Rand McNally, WPXI-TV Pittsburgh, Adam Prince, and Tim Reichard.