Frick Lane

From Pittsburgh Streets
Frick Lane
Neighborhood Squirrel Hill South
Origin of name Frick Park

Frick Lane is named for Frick Park, which in turn is named for Henry Clay Frick (1849–1919), a Pittsburgh industrialist who bequeathed the land to the city upon his death. The street name was chosen by a committee representing the five partners in the development of Summerset at Frick Park.[1]


  1. Lillian Thomas. "City plays the name game." Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Mar. 26, 2001, pp. C-5, C-8. 90410524, 90410540. [view source]thomas-city