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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.
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West Virginia Historical MarkersMason-Dixon Line

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On the west side of Bruceton Road (281), just inside West Virginia on the Mason-Dixon line.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Algoma!

location: West Virginia

date approved: 4/30/2008

last visited: 6/12/2009

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West Virginia Historical MarkersPreston County / Pennsylvania

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A sign telling us where Preston County was formed from and who Pennsylvania was named after.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/4/2013

last visited: 11/10/2013

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Maryland Historical MarkersFriends Graveyard - Friendsville, Maryland

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This marker is located where Friendsville Road Crosses Hwy 68, just past the entrance ramp.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/6/2011

last visited: 2/1/2012

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersBraddock's Road (Twelve Spring Camp)

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Market located on U.S. 40, 3.5 miles Southeast of Farmington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Kordite

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/22/2005

last visited: 6/4/2019

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBrandonville

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Some early facts about Brandonville, WV.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 10/17/2012

last visited: 10/20/2012

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersToll House

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This marker commemorates the nearby Addison Toll House on the National Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member miatabug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/16/2009

last visited: 10/20/2009

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBruceton

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Some early facts about the Bruceton, WV area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior

location: West Virginia

date approved: 10/17/2012

last visited: 10/20/2012

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersPennsylvania

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Hey did you forget I'm here??????

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/24/2009

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersNational Road

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U S Route 40 our first national road!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/24/2009

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMt. Washington Presbyterian Church - Farmington, PA

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This marker is about the church standing at 3572 National Pike (US Route 40) in Wharton Township near Farmington, in Fayette County, Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/30/2017

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFort Necessity - Farmington, Pa.

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This Pennsylvania Historical Marker stands at the entrance to the Fort Necessity National Battlefield

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/3/2012

last visited: 6/4/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersThe Grave of Meshack Browning

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Located in a Cemetary (of course!)along northbound Friendship road. Parking is tight.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/17/2006

last visited: 2/1/2012

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Signs of HistorySurrender Negotiations - Fort Necessity National Battlefield - Farmington, Pennsylvania

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This sign of history is located within the Main Unit of Fort Necessity National Battlefield near the reconstructed fort off of US Route 40 in Wharton Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/31/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryBuilding Fort Necessity - Fort Necessity National Battlefield - Farmington, Pennsylvania

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This sign of history is located within the Main Unit of Fort Necessity National Battlefield near the reconstructed fort off of US Route 40 in Wharton Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/31/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryBritish Defenses - Fort Necessity National Battlefield - Farmington, Pennsylvania

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This sign of history is located within the Main Unit of Fort Necessity National Battlefield near the reconstructed fort off of US Route 40 in Wharton Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/31/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe French Attack - Fort Necessity National Battlefield - Farmington, Pennsylvania

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This sign of history is located within the Main Unit of Fort Necessity National Battlefield near the reconstructed fort off of US Route 40 in Wharton Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 5/31/2014

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersFort Necessity - US 40 - Farmington, Pa

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This historic marker was erected by the Pennsylvania Historical Commission in 1926 and stands next to the Mt. Washington Traven inside the Ft Necessity NP on US 40 in Farmington, Pa. The marker describes the historic significance of Ft Necessity.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/10/2012

last visited: 6/3/2019

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Signs of HistoryMount Washington Tavern - National Pike (U.S. 40) - Farmington, Pa

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Judge Nathaniel Ewing of Uniontown built the Mount Washington Tavern at about 1830. Located at the old tavern on the National Pike (US 40), west of the entrance to Fort Necessity Battlefield, Farmington, Pa.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/28/2012

last visited: 6/3/2019

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Signs of HistoryThe National Road - National Pike (U.S. 40) - Farmington, Pa

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This "National Road" connected east and west in the 1800s. George Washington proposed a route to join the western frontier to the eastern seaboard. Located at the Mount Washington Tavern, on the US 40, west of Ft. Necessity, BFP.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/28/2012

last visited: 6/3/2019

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Maryland Historical MarkersBear Creek Trout Hatchery and Rearing Station Garrett County

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Located at the intersection of Bear Creek Road and route 219.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Maryland

date approved: 9/17/2006

last visited: never

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Maryland Historical MarkersBear Camp - Keyser's Ridge, Md

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This marker is located along US-40 about a mile west of Keyser's Ridge, MD.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/12/2013

last visited: 1/31/2013

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersNational Road - Farmington, PA

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One of many historical markers describing the historic National Road through Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/9/2009

last visited: 5/22/2004

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersBraddock Park - Farmington, PA

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A roadside marker near the site of Fort Necessity indicating the burial sites of General Braddock and the road he built.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/9/2009

last visited: 6/3/2019

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Signs of HistoryA Secret Grave - National Pike (U.S. 40) - Farmington, Pa

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Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock was killed and buried near here during the French and Indian War. This marker is in Braddock Park near the Braddock memorial on the National Pike (U.S. 40) in Farmington, Pa.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/28/2012

last visited: 6/3/2019

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Signs of HistoryHop on the Wagon - Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania

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This Sign is one of several waysides located at the Park Office and Visitor Center of Ohiopyle State Park, which is located within the Falls Day-Use Area, the focal point of the park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outdoorboy34

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/26/2015

last visited: never

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