The Fort was destroyed by the French on the approach of the English Army in 1758
Location. 40° 26.497′ N, 80° 0.656′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from Three Rivers Heritage Trail. Click for map. Located in Point State Park, the outline of the fort can be seen marked in the ground, with the plaque in the center. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15222, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Forks of the Ohio (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); David L. Lawrence (about 300 feet away); The Site of Fort Pitt (about 300 feet away); Edith Darlington Ammon (about 300 feet away); Forks of the Ohio Fort Pitt Blockhouse (about 400 feet away); Forbes Road (about 400 feet away); Wall Section Through Rampart of Fort Pitt (about 500 feet away); The King's Garden (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, French and Indian •
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