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Near Fort Littleton in Fulton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fort Lyttelton

 
 
Fort Lyttelton Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2009
1. Fort Lyttelton Marker
Inscription. Begun in 1755 by George Croghan, named by Governor Morris after Sir George Lyttelton, then the Chancellor of the Exchequer. Garrisoned variously by Provincial and regular troops, as well as local volunteers in 1763. By 1764 it was reported in ruins.
 
Erected 1967 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 3.804′ N, 77° 57.662′ W. Marker is near Fort Littleton, Pennsylvania, in Fulton County. Marker is on Great Cove Road (U.S. 522) 0.1 miles east of Sinoquipe Road (Pennsylvania Route 1101), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Littleton PA 17223, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Littleton (here, next to this marker); Burnt Cabins (approx. 3.2 miles away); Forbes Road (approx. 3.3 miles away); a different marker also named Burnt Cabins (approx. 3.6 miles away); George Diven (approx. 9.1 miles away); Fulton County War on Terrorism Memorial (approx. 9.2 miles away); Fulton County Civil War, Spanish-American War, and World War I Memorial (approx. 9.2 miles away); Fulton County World War II, Korea, and Vietnam Memorial (approx. 9.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts, CastlesWar, French and Indian
 
Fort Lyttelton Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dave Kerr, July 29, 2012
2. Fort Lyttelton Marker
Fort Lyttelton Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 9, 2009
3. Fort Lyttelton Marker
Fort Lyttelton Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., May 21, 2009
4. Fort Lyttelton Marker
Earlier Fort Littleton monument to left.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 946 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.   2. submitted on , by Dave Kerr of Carlisle, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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