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Vera Cruz in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Indian Jasper Quarries

 
 
Indian Jasper Quarries Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 5, 2015
1. Indian Jasper Quarries Marker
Inscription. The most famous of Pennsylvania's Indian quarries may be seen in the woods a few hundred yards southwest of here. Articles made from the jasper were carried by the Indians as far as New England.
 
Erected 1952 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 30.439′ N, 75° 29.803′ W. Marker is in Vera Cruz, Pennsylvania, in Lehigh County. Marker is on Vera Cruz Road (SR 2027). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emmaus PA 18049, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jasper Park Indian (approx. 0.2 miles away); Emmaus (approx. 2.4 miles away); Hereford Furnace (approx. 5 miles away); Casting Pigs (approx. 5.1 miles away); Servicing the Furnace (approx. 5.1 miles away); Lock Ridge Furnace (approx. 5.1 miles away); Allentown (approx. 5.2 miles away); From Production to Preservation (approx. 5.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Native AmericansNatural Resources
 
Indian Jasper Quarries Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 5, 2015
2. Indian Jasper Quarries Marker
Jasper Park Indian Monument located in the Park image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 5, 2015
3. Jasper Park Indian Monument located in the Park
 
 
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