CONNECTICUT SETTLEMENT
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers
N 41° 15.368 W 075° 52.197
18T E 427119 N 4567555
Quick Description: Located in a nice cemetery. I missed this one the first time around in Wilkes-Barre.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 11/12/2006 4:33:10 PM
Waymark Code: WMYG9
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
Views: 52

Long Description:
Marker Text:
The first Connecticut settlement on their Susquehanna Purchase, 1762. Following its destruction by Indians on Oct. 15, 1763, no further settlements were made until 1769.
Marker Name: Connecticut Settlement

County: Luzerne

Date Dedicated: 10/13/1947

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: River Rd. (SR 2004) N of Wilkes-Barre

Category: Early Settlement, Government & Politics, Government & Politics 18th Century, Native American

Website: Not listed

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