Patterson's Fort
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo
N 40° 32.154 W 077° 21.043
18T E 300912 N 4489894
Quick Description: A stockade built to protect!
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 6/26/2008 4:46:15 AM
Waymark Code: WM421M
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers
Views: 20

Long Description:
Marker Text:


A stockade built about 1755 to protect settlers from Indian marauders. Capt. James Patterson was builder and commandant. It was located nearby to overlook the Juniata.



Marker Name: Patterson's Fort

County: Juniata

Date Dedicated: 04/01/1947

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: SR 3001 (old U.S. 22 & 322), .1 mile E of Mexico

Category: Military, Native American, French & Indian War

Website: [Web Link]

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