Wilkes-Barre in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 15.368′ N, 75° 52.197′ W. Marker is in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on River Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. This marker is at the site of the Wilkes-Barre City Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Wilkes Barre PA 18702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Early Settlers and War Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Rev. Joseph Murgas (approx. 0.3 miles away); Luzerne County (approx. half a mile away); U.S.S. Wilkes Barre (approx. 0.6 miles away); Wyoming Division Canal (approx. 0.7 miles away); Rev. John J. Curran (approx. 0.8 miles away); Baltimore Mine Tunnel Disaster (approx. 0.9 miles away); Wilkes-Barre Fort (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilkes-Barre.
Also see . . . Connecticut Settlement - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
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