Block House http://wesa.fm en At 249 Years Old, the Block House is Holding Strong http://wesa.fm/post/249-years-old-block-house-holding-strong <p>The oldest man-made structure in Pittsburgh is looking pretty good, according to a local architecture firm hired to assess the Block House in Point State Park.</p><p>The building will celebrate its 250<sup>th</sup> year in 2014, and its owners are hoping to spruce it up a bit before blowing up the balloons and cutting the cake.</p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 19:04:38 +0000 Mark Nootbaar 11879 at http://wesa.fm At 249 Years Old, the Block House is Holding Strong