Shippensburg in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This Tablet Marks the Site of Fort Morris
Erected 1921 by Pennsylvania Historical Commission and the Civic Club of Shippensburg.
Location. 40° 2.877′ N, 77° 31.599′ W. Marker is in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on West King Street (Route 11) near Morris Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shippensburg PA 17257, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Braddock Expedition (here, next to this marker); One-Room Schoolhouse (approx. half a mile away); Shippensburg (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Shippensburg (approx. 0.6 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Shippensburg.
Also see . . . Finding Fort Morris. by Paul Marr, Department of Geography and Earth Science, Shippensburg University. Published in 2004 in the Middle States Geographer. (Submitted on May 16, 2007.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles • War, French and Indian •
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