WILKES-BARRE
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers
N 41° 15.023 W 075° 50.404
18T E 429616 N 4566892
Quick Description: See the website listed below. It's great.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 11/1/2006 6:15:20 PM
Waymark Code: WMX5R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo
Views: 38

Long Description:
Marker Text:
Laid out 1770 by a group of Connecticut settlers, on land claimed by that state. Seat of "County of Westmoreland," erected 1776. Near here took place the Wyoming Massacre, 1778, and the "Pennamite Wars" of 1769-72 and 1784.
Marker Name: Wilkes-Barre

County: Luzerne

Date Dedicated: 05/05/1949

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: Rt. 309 near Wyoming Valley Mall, Wilkes-Barre (Missing)

Category: Cities & Towns

Website: [Web Link]

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