Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sclave
N 40° 36.178 W 076° 05.303
18T E 407917 N 4495253
Quick Description: A Pennsylvania Historical marker on the eastern side or Auburn,Pa. 17922 At the intersections of Pa.State Route 895 & North St. 3/4 of a mile NW of original Fort! To Log: A photo of your gpsr and marker if alone or You and marker if with someone!
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 5/8/2006 9:19:20 PM
Waymark Code: WMC7A
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo
Views: 25

Long Description:
One of a line of defences erected about 1755 to ward off indian raids after Braddock's defeat.Called Fort William in 1758. The site is marked on the side road just below here.

To get to the actual Fort Lebanon Site take,
The side road,Going south down North Street from Historical Marker on St.Rt.895 to,Left onto Fort Lebanon road! The Forts marker(Big Stone and plaque)(see Photo) is on south side of Fort Lebanon road!
Actual Fort Lebanon Coords are:
N 40 36.475
W 076 04.441
Marker Name: Fort Lebanon

County: Schuylkill

Date Dedicated: 02/20/1949

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: Pa. 895 N E of Auburn

Category: Military,Native American,Forts,French & Indian War

Website: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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