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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 MarkersTulpenhocken Path, Bethel

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The Path of Conrad Weiser and Shikellamy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/8/2006

last visited: 8/29/2015

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EE39.3 km

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPacker Mansion

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Worth $54 million at his death in 1879!!!!!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/9/2006

last visited: 2/23/2017

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersCarbon County

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In Jim Thorpe PA, the county seat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mtngeo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/11/2005

last visited: 9/14/2017

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NENE39.8 km

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersLEHIGH PATH

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Native American footpath north from the Forks at the Delaware River to Wyoming(near Wilkes-Barre).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mtngeo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/20/2005

last visited: 11/4/2007

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPhilip Ginter

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Come listen to my story about a man named Jed. Old Jed's a million, oophs, wrong guy!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/9/2006

last visited: 8/17/2013

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersGnadenhuetten

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Moravain and Indian settlement.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/8/2006

last visited: 7/4/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFort Allen Well

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Oh, well! It's a well!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/8/2006

last visited: 1/23/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFort Allen

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Built for defense during the French and Indian War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/8/2006

last visited: 11/2/2014

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersWalking Purchase

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How far can you walk in 18 hours?????

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/8/2006

last visited: 8/17/2013

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFishing Creek Confederacy

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Alarmed about draft resistance, the federal government deployed 800 troops to the Fishing Creek Valley in August 1864 to suppress the opposition.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/3/2020

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersWalking Purchase

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Walk, don't run!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/9/2006

last visited: 8/17/2013

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersConcrete City - Nanticoke PA

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The Concrete City was an early example of International Style architecture in the United States, built as company housing in 1911.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/2/2015

last visited: 9/23/2010

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersChrist Little Tulpehocken Church

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Organized 1729.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/18/2006

last visited: 4/7/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersWHITE HAVEN

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Marker recounts the story of how "White Haven" received its name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mtngeo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/5/2005

last visited: 12/14/2014

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersTulpehocken Path

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At Mahantango Gap, seen to the south, was the Double Eagle, a stopping place on the Indian path

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/3/2020

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersJames Lick

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Atheist Athiest

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/4/2006

last visited: 9/5/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersSWATARA GAP

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A Pennsylvania historical marker on Pa.State Route 72 on the east side of road! Caution fast moving traffic.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sclave

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/28/2006

last visited: 9/5/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersUnion Canal

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Historical marker on the roadside of Pa 72 To log: Take photo of your gps'r and H.M. if alone; if with someone you and HM & you!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sclave

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/21/2006

last visited: 9/5/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFORT SWATARA

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A Pa. Historical marker in a field,on west side of Pa.St.Rt.72 1/2 a mile from Lickdale(17038)

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sclave

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/28/2006

last visited: 9/5/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersSunbury

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Incorporated March 24, 1797

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChilliWilli

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/26/2006

last visited: 11/29/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersJohn A. Schulze

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6th Governor of Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/10/2006

last visited: 10/19/2006

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersTulpehocken Evangelical and Reformed Church

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It's going to cost you a rose!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/10/2006

last visited: 10/19/2006

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersAvondale Mine Disaster

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Located along route 11 in Plymouth, PA

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Oscette

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/17/2015

last visited: 4/26/2014

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersJoseph Priestley

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The noted English scientist, discoverer of oxygen, and Unitarian theologian lived in Northumberland, 1794 to 1804.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/10/2020

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersShikellamy

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Our Enlighter

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/3/2006

last visited: never

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