Chambersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 56.35′ N, 77° 39.73′ W. Marker is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is on W. King Street near US 11, N. Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chambersburg PA 17201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. This Dwight D. Eisenhower Green Ash (here, next to this marker); Thompson's Rifle Battalion: Capt. James Chambers' Company (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Chambers (within shouting distance of this marker); Founding Family Memorial Statue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The John Jack Tavern (about 500 feet away); The Greatest Sacrifice / Prelude to Gettysburg (about 600 feet away); Underground Railroad Activity in Chambersburg (about 600 feet away); World War II – Korean Conflict – Vietnam Conflict (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Chambersburg.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles • Notable Persons • War, French and Indian •
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