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Pine Grove in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Tulpehocken Path

 
 
Tulpehocken Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
1. Tulpehocken Path Marker
Inscription. On other side of the creek, where the old road runs, the Tulpehocken Path entered the "Gaps of the Swatara." In 1743 Conrad Weiser, John Bartram, and Lewis Evans passed here for Onondaga with peace messages from Virginia to the Six Nations.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 33.557′ N, 76° 23.711′ W. Marker is in Pine Grove, Pennsylvania, in Schuylkill County. Marker is on N Tulpehocken St.. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 N Tulpehocken St. (PA 125),, Pine Grove PA 17963, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Conrad Richter (approx. 1.1 miles away); M60A3 MBT (approx. 1.2 miles away); Pilger Ruh (approx. 4.4 miles away); a different marker also named Pilger Ruh (approx. 4.4 miles away); Fort Henry (approx. 5.4 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Henry (approx. 6.2 miles away); Les Brown (approx. 7.5 miles away); a different marker also named Tulpehocken Path (approx. 7.7 miles away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in Pine Grove.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Tulpehocken Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
2. Tulpehocken Path Marker
Pine Grove marker not far from Tulpehocken Path marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
3. Pine Grove marker not far from Tulpehocken Path marker
First settlement surrounded by grove of pines, founded 1830
Street Banner-Welcome to Pine Grove Founded 1832 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 1, 2015
4. Street Banner-Welcome to Pine Grove Founded 1832
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 144 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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