Near Farmington in Fayette County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1948 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. (Marker Number 2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Historic National Road marker series.
Location. 39° 49.479′ N, 79° 35.622′ W. Marker is near Farmington, Pennsylvania, in Fayette County. Marker is on National Pike (U.S. 40) 2 miles west of Farmington-Ohiopyle Road (Pennsylvania Route 381), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. It is between Fort Necessity and Braddock's Grave. Marker is in this post office area: Grindstone PA 15442, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Necessity (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named The National Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mount Washington Tavern (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Old Braddock Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Roads to the West (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Farmington.
Also see . . . The Road that Built the Nation (Submitted on May 8, 2006.)
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