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Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Carlisle

 
 
Carlisle Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2009
1. Carlisle Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1751 as the seat of Cumberland County. Hisoric old frontier town. Supplied a contingent for the first regiment of the Continental Army in 1775. March against the Whiskey Rebels began here, 1794.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 12.688′ N, 77° 10.845′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Hanover Street (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is across the street from the Church of God Home. Marker is at or near this postal address: 810 N. Hanover Street, Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carlisle Barracks (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles Albert "Chief" Bender (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Hessian Powder Magazine (approx. 0.3 miles away); Marianne Moore (approx. half a mile away); Indian Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Carlisle Indian Industrial School (approx. 0.6 miles away); 54th & 55th Massachusetts Infantry (approx. 0.7 miles away); Memorial Park (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Categories. Colonial EraGovernmentMilitaryNotable EventsSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Carlisle Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2009
2. Carlisle Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 807 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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