Chambersburg
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943
N 39° 57.355 W 077° 38.698
18S E 274067 N 4426214
Quick Description: Chambersburg Marker is located U.S. 11 NE of Chambersburg, near borough line.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 10/10/2005 4:12:45 PM
Waymark Code: WM2DC
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
Views: 25

Long Description:
Settled 1734 by Benjamin Chamberswho laid out "Chambers Town" in 1776. Seat of Franklin County since 1784. Scene of Civil War events: Raided by "Jeb" Stuart, 1862; occupied by Confederates in 1863; and burned by them in 1864.
Marker Name: Chambersburg

County: Franklin

Date Dedicated: 07/10/1948

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: U.S.11 NE of Chambersburg, near borough line

Category: Cities and Towns

Website: Not listed

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