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Huntingdon in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Onojutta Juniata Achsinnink Standing Stone

 
 
Onojutta Juniata Achsinnink Standing Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
1. Onojutta Juniata Achsinnink Standing Stone Marker
Inscription.
Erected Sept. 8th 1896
as a memorial
of the ancient
Standing Stone
Removed by the
Indians in 1754<
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"The Standing Stone"
Symbol of Huntingdon
Rededicated March 29, 1996
in conjunction with the opening to
the bicentennial celebration

In memory of those who have come and gone,
and in honor of those here now and
those who are yet to come.

 
Location. 40° 29.024′ N, 78° 0.538′ W. Marker is in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, in Huntingdon County. Marker is at the intersection of William Smith Street and Penn Street (Pennsylvania Route 26), in the median on William Smith Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntingdon PA 16652, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Speer House (a few steps from this marker); David R. Porter (a few steps from this marker); 228 Penn Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 222 Penn Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Huntingdon County (within shouting distance of this marker); J. Simpson Africa
"The Standing Stone" Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
2. "The Standing Stone" Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); War Memorial (about 300 feet away); McMurtrie Mansion (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Huntingdon.
 
Also see . . .
1. The People of the Standing Stone. (Submitted on February 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Standing Stone. (Submitted on February 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Historic Huntingdon, 1767-1909. (Submitted on February 12, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesNative Americans
 
Onojutta Juniata Achsinnink Standing Stone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
3. Onojutta Juniata Achsinnink Standing Stone
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 462 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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