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Pennsylvania Historical Markers
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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here. Pennsylvania's historic marker program is a great way to learn the history of the Keystone State! See waymark creation and logging requirements below.
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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersIrving Female College - Mechanicsburg, PA

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Marker noting the first Pennsylvania degree-granting women's college.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/16/2008

last visited: 10/12/2008

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NENE63.1 km

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersSilver Spring Presbyterian Church - Mechanicsburg, PA

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Marker noting a local church founded in 1734.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/9/2008

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersOliver Pollock (1737~1823) - Mechanicsburg, PA

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Newer marker (dated 2018) next to old stone house which is now surrounded by businesses along US 11.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

There are no images for this waymark yet

NN64.4 km

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersJoseph Rothrock

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Joseph Rothrock was known as the "Father of Pennsylvania Forestry"

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member IV_Warrior

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/11/2006

last visited: 5/26/2011

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersTuscarora Academy

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Founded in 1836, it operated as an academy until 1912.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/3/2020

last visited: 10/19/2021

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersGettysburg Campaign - Trindle RD, Mechanicsburg

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Historical marker located in front of a building briefly occupied by a Conferderate General in advance of the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/27/2008

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersMason-Dixon Line

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This Historical Marker is located on S.R. 94 South, at Pennsylvania/Maryland state line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/21/2006

last visited: 8/13/2012

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersGettysburg Campaign - Mechanicsburg, PA

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Marker noting the northernmost engagement of the Gettysburg Campaign - the Battle of Sporting Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/1/2008

last visited: 8/13/2019

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPeace Church (1/2 mi. N) - Cumberland County, PA

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Marker located about 1/2 mile NW of Peace Church (and the marker located there).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/26/2008

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPerry County

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Formed March 22, 1820 from Cumberland County. Named for Oliver Hazard Perry, War of 1812 hero. The county seat, Bloomfield (P.O., New Bloomfield) was incorporated 1831

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mustanglx

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/15/2005

last visited: 7/25/2020

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPeace Church

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Present building erected..

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mocadeki

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/4/2006

last visited: 6/6/2008

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersGettysburg Campaign

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This Gettysburg Campaign Historical Marker is located on SR 1005, 5 miles S. of Loysburg, Bedford County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/30/2005

last visited: 11/25/2021

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFirst Pinchot Road

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This Historical Marker is located along PA 177, near Lewisberry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/23/2006

last visited: 11/8/2014

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersGifford Pinchot [Plaque] - York County, PA

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Plaque located about 100' E of a PA Historical Marker which is not in the PHMC database.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/29/2008

last visited: 7/2/2014

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersGETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN - RAID ON JEFFERSON

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The Gettysburg Campaign - Raid On Jefferson Historical Marker is located in the square of Jefferson Borough, York County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/27/2009

last visited: 9/13/2014

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersMartin G. Brumbaugh

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Governor of the State, 1915-19, outstanding educator, was born near here April 14, 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/3/2020

last visited: 10/19/2021

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersGettysburg Campaign

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Farthest advance of a body..

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mocadeki

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/4/2006

last visited: 6/7/2019

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersCumberland Riflemen

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Capt. William Hendricks...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mocadeki

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/4/2006

last visited: 6/7/2019

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersJuniata Iron

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Marker about the iron industry of the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member IV_Warrior

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/11/2006

last visited: 5/26/2011

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFort Standing Stone

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Built to protect the settlers against Indian raids.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/30/2008

last visited: 12/3/2021

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersThree Locks

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So far, I haven't found any more info that what's on the marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member IV_Warrior

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/11/2006

last visited: 7/6/2008

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersDaniel Drawbaugh

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This Pennsylvania historical marker describes the importance of Daniel Drawbaugh

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member King of Pennsylvania

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/16/2006

last visited: 11/23/2014

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersRobert Whitehill

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Legislator and official..

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mocadeki

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/4/2006

last visited: 1/10/2016

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersHuntingdon County

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Huntingdon County Raystown Lake

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/30/2008

last visited: 11/25/2021

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersHarrisburg

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Pennsylvania's capital since 1812..

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mocadeki

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/4/2006

last visited: 7/16/2016

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