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

Colonel Jacob Weiss Monument

 
 
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By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
1. Colonel Jacob Weiss Monument
Inscription. In grateful remembrance of Colonel Jacob Weiss a soldier of the Revolutionary War, donor of this park.
 
Location. 40° 50.054′ N, 75° 42.535′ W. Marker is in Leighton, Pennsylvania, in Carbon County. Marker is on North 1st Street. Click for map. The monument is located in Lower Park. Marker is in this post office area: Lehighton PA 18235, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Allen Well (approx. half a mile away); The Hub in itís Heyday (approx. half a mile away); Fort Allen (approx. half a mile away); Exploring the Corridor (approx. half a mile away); Jacob Weiss Memorial (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Fort Allen (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mauch Chunk Railroad Station (approx. 2.5 miles away); Packer Mansion (approx. 2.5 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Colonel Jacob Weiss Monument image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 2, 2015
2. Colonel Jacob Weiss Monument
 
 
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