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Burnt Cabins in Fulton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Burnt Cabins

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2009
1. Burnt Cabins Marker
Inscription. Early settlers' cabins in this vicinity were burned by Provincial forces, 1750, to satisfy Indian protests against white trespassers on their lands. The name is a relic of troubled days on the Pennsylvania frontier.
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 4.64′ N, 77° 54.15′ W. Marker is in Burnt Cabins, Pennsylvania, in Fulton County. Marker is on Great Cove Road (U.S. 522) mile west of Grist Mill Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Burnt Cabins PA 17215, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forbes Road (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Burnt Cabins (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Lyttelton (approx. 3.2 miles away); Fort Littleton (approx. 3.2 miles away); Shadow of Death (approx. 7.8 miles away); Site of Fort McCord (approx. 9.4 miles away); Fort McCord (approx. 9.4 miles away); Joseph Armstrong (approx. 10 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Burnt Cabins.
 
Also see . . .  Burnt Cabins - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Burnt Cabins Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2009
2. Burnt Cabins Marker
Looking east along US 522 toward Grist Mill Road.
 
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansSettlements & SettlersWar, French and Indian
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 944 times since then and 79 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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