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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 MarkersHOTEL FAUCHERE

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We were fortunate enough to attend today's (October 12, 2007) dedication ceremony at this beautifully-restored hotel. We arrived shortly before 11:00 a.m. and were warmly welcomed by one of the owners, Mr. Sean Strub, the gentleman on the far left of this photo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/12/2007

last visited: 6/5/2018

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPIKE COUNTY

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What a great little town of Milford.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/4/2005

last visited: 6/5/2018

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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 MarkersGalusha Grow

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Galusha Grow was a prominent Congressman in the late 1800's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kcepenn

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/8/2006

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersValley Furnace

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Patent pending!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/5/2006

last visited: 2/7/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersALLENTOWN : South 4th St. at Mountain Rd.

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Allentown marker welcoming travelers from the south.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member AllentownDave

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/20/2006

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersHawk Mountain Sanctuary - Kempton, Pennsylvania

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This sign is on Hawk Mountain Road where the Lookout Trail crosses.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPennsylvania Canal

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One of two canal markers on Rt. 611, south of Raubsville, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team SAR-Dogs

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/17/2005

last visited: 11/29/2016

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersDelaware Canal

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One of two canal markers located on Rt. 611, south of Raubsville, PA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team SAR-Dogs

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/17/2005

last visited: 8/2/2016

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersMAHANOY PLANE

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On the north side of Frackville on Pa.St.Rt.924 going out of town & on the NW side of highway is this marker. Across the street;East of it is the remains of the tunnel they used as part of the plane!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sclave

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/6/2009

last visited: 7/17/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersCHARLES S. PEIRCE

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Who is the most original and the most versatile intellect that the Americas have so far produced? The answer "Charles S. Peirce" is uncontested, because any second would be so far behind as not to be worth nominating. [He was] mathematician, astronomer, chemist, geodesist, surveyor, cartographer, metrologist, spectroscopist, engineer, inventor; psychologist, philologist, lexicographer, historian of science, mathematical economist, lifelong student of medicine; book reviewer, dramatist, actor, sh

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/4/2005

last visited: 6/5/2018

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersCUSHETUNK

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Not much additonal information on the web. Listed as missing on the PHMC site. I sought this baby out!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/3/2006

last visited: 5/6/2011

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersEMMAUS

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The library isn't where I thought it would be.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/25/2006

last visited: 8/24/2014

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersJohn Siney

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A man ahead of his time!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/9/2006

last visited: 7/17/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersSCHUYLKILL CANAL

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It's on the sidewalk at intersections of Pike & Pine Sts. at the Port Carbon,Pa. 17965 veterans park! To Log: A photo of your gpsr and marker if alone or You and Marker if with someone!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sclave

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/7/2006

last visited: 2/7/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFort Wheeler

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Fort Wheeler Historical Marker is located along Pa route 487, 1.2 miles NE of Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/31/2007

last visited: 4/14/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFIRTH DOCK (1828-1871)

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This historical marker is for the begining of the Schuylkill Canal and the near by "Firth Dock" that held 10-15 barges which still can be seen if you cross the river and search the woods!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sclave

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/24/2008

last visited: 2/7/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersDURHAM FURNACE

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The furnace is obviously not far from this marker, but I'm not sure where.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/29/2006

last visited: 4/20/2017

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersDelaware Canal

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Here is Lock No.21 in a series of 23 lift locks, numbered from Bristol to Easton

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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Oh gosh, we're not running again!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/25/2007

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersLock Ridge Iron Furnace - Alburtis, PA

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Lock Ridge Iron Furnace is commemorated in Pennsylvania's newest historical marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/23/2009

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersINDIAN JASPER QUARRIES

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The quarries are near the park where the wooden indian statue is located.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/25/2006

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersIndian Hill

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Indian Hill

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/3/2008

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPottsville Maroons

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If you want the rest of the story, you will have to read the article yourself! I give up!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/14/2006

last visited: 10/22/2014

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersSchuylkill County

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The coal region!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/15/2006

last visited: 7/17/2015

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