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Wind Gap in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sullivan's March

 
 
Sullivan's March Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
1. Sullivan's March Marker
Inscription. Heller's Tavern near Wind Gap was the site for Sullivan's army at the end of the first day's march from Easton, June 18, 1779. The army was astir at 4 the next morning, crossing the mountains at Wind Gap.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 50.349′ N, 75° 17.783′ W. Marker is in Wind Gap, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is on South Broadway (Pennsylvania Route 512) 0.3 miles north of Male Road (County Road 1028), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wind Gap PA 18091, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians (here, next to this marker); Henry's Gun Factory (approx. 4.2 miles away); Slate Industry (approx. 5.1 miles away); Christian Frederick Martin (approx. 6.5 miles away); Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians, 1779 (approx. 6.7 miles away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Sullivan's March (approx. 6.7 miles away); Nazareth (approx. 6.7 miles away); Whitefield House (approx. 6.7 miles away).
 
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Wide view of the Sullivan's March Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
2. Wide view of the Sullivan's March Marker
here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
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