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Ellwood City, Pennsylvania

Located in the southernmost region of Lawrence County is the borough of Ellwood City, Pennsylvania, approximately 40 miles north of Pittsburgh and home to approximately 8,000 people. Ellwood City was founded in 1892 by developer Henry Watters Hartman. The borough was named for Isaac L. Ellwood, one of the inventors of barbed wire. Ellwood City grew quickly due to the development of a strong industrial base, particularly the seamless tube industry.

The Borough of Ellwood City has seen its business scene transpire from the booming industrial tubing mills of the early 20th Century, to the popular steel milling industries during the latter half of the century to a more modern industrial scene in the 21st Century. Light industries included steel-tube mills, steel-car works, building-stone and limestone quarries, foundries and machine shops, coal-mining. Significant companies during this time in Ellwood City included the American Steel Car Forge Company, Ellwood Foundry Company, Standard Engineering Company, National Tube Company, Ellwood Brick and Limestone Company, Standard Tube Company, the National Supply and Construction Company and the Ellwood Lumber Company. Ellwood City still has manufacturers and industrial mills operating today, but white-collar businesses are more prevalent. Notable employers in Ellwood City as of 2007 include Ellwood City Forge, Hereaus, INMETCO, Nalco Company.

Ellwood City’s history of industry makes asbestos exposure a concern for workers and loved ones. For your convenience, we have listed mesothelioma cancer centers located in or near Ellwood City, Pennsylvania at the bottom of this page. If you or a loved one were diagnosed with mesothelioma in Ellwood City, you should also consider contacting a mesothelioma attorney for legal advice.

Asbestos Exposure at Jobsites in Ellwood City

The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance has compiled information obtained from a number of sources to identify the following jobsites in Ellwood City where asbestos exposure was known to have occurred. These sites are listed below.

  • Aetna Standard
  • Blaw-Knox Company
  • Ellwood City Forge Corp
  • Lincoln H.S.
  • National Tube
  • Pennsylvania Power Company
  • Shelby Steel Tube Company
  • Standard Plant
  • Steel Car Forge Company
  • United States Steel

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers near Ellwood City, Pennsylvania

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma cancer centers that are located within a 100 mile radius of Ellwood City, Pennsylvania. Please click on a cancer center link to obtain more information about the clinical programs offered, professional designations, areas of expertise and how to contact the center.


5150 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Distance: 33.5 miles


5115 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Distance: 33.5 miles


Health Sciences Center
1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV 26506

Distance: 85.9 miles


11100 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106

Distance: 83.0 miles


2010 East 90th Street
Cleveland, OH 44195

Distance: 86.7 miles


667 Eastland Avenue South East
Warren, OH 44484

Distance: 36.4 miles

Mesothelioma Doctors near Ellwood City, Pennsylvania

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of mesothelioma doctors that are located within a 100 mile radius of Ellwood City, Pennsylvania. Please click on a doctor link to obtain more information about his/her background, areas of expertise, professional affiliations, and office locations.

Dr. Rodney J. Landreneau
Mesothelioma Specialty Care Center of UPMC Cancer Centers
5200 Centre Avenue, Suite 715
Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Distance: 24.9 miles

Dr. James D. Luketich
Mesothelioma Specialty Care Center of UPMC Cancer Centers
200 Lothrop Street, Suite C-800
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Distance: 33.5 miles

Dr. David Bartlett
Mesothelioma Specialty Care Center of UPMC Cancer Centers
5115 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Distance: 33.5 miles

Dr. James Pingpank
Mesothelioma Specialty Care Center of UPMC Cancer Centers
Hillman Cancer Center
5115 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Distance: 33.5 miles

Dr. Neil A. Christie
Mesothelioma Specialty Care Center of UPMC Cancer Centers
5200 Centre Avenue, Suite 715
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Distance: 33.5 miles

Dr. Nathan Pennell
The Cleveland Clinic’s Taussig Cancer Institute
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
9500 Euclid Avenue, Mail Code R30
Cleveland, OH 44195

Distance: 86.7 miles

Dr. James Stevenson
Cleveland Clinic/Taussig Cancer Institute
Mail Code R35
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195

Distance: 86.7 miles

Filing an Asbestos Lawsuit in Ellwood City, Pennsylvania

Don’t lose your rights! If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma and were exposed to asbestos in Pennsylvania, you may be entitled to compensation. You may have limited time to file a claim. If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and have a pathology report in hand to support that diagnosis, you are eligible for financial assistance.

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