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is located west of Downtown
and gains its richness from the Ohio River which it borders.
Esplen is surrounded by Sheraden, Chartiers
This area was formed when a blasting crew working on
railroad construction caused a landslide, and has been a part of
Pittsburgh's legacy ever since. Esplen's all-purpose community
center provides recreational facilities and events for its 600 residents.
Large frame houses abound in Esplen, sitting proudly
on the slopes above the river. Neighbors in Esplen are proud
of their community, and work together to sponsor programs at their