Walking Purchase
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 40° 41.661 W 075° 29.457
18T E 458520 N 4504943
Quick Description: The fleet-footed Edward Marshall and associates in the day and a half walk on Sept.19-20,1737, crossed Hokendauqua Creek below this point.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/29/2020 11:05:21 AM
Waymark Code: WM12CPQ
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
Views: 1

Long Description:
Walking Purchase- The fleet-footed Edward Marshall and associates in the day and a half walk on Sept.19-20,1737, crossed Hokendauqua Creek below this point. They spent the first night in the woods near Hockendauqua Indian Town.
Marker Name: Walking Purchase

County: Northampton

Date Dedicated: 6/20/1947

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: Nor Both Blvd. (PA 329) on eastern side of Hokendauqua Creek bridge, near Horner Rd., just E of Northampton

Category: Early Settlement, Native American, William Penn

Website: [Web Link]

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