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

Nescopeck

 
 
Nescopeck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
1. Nescopeck Marker
Inscription. From the mouth of Nescopeck Creek an Indian path went east over the mountains by the way of present day Hazelton to the Lehigh near Mauch Chunk; then to "the Forks of the Delaware" at Easton.
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 3.062′ N, 76° 13.681′ W. Marker is in Nescopeck, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on 3rd Street (PA 93). Click for map. The marker is southeast of the bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Nescopeck PA 18635, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Peter F. Rothermel (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Nescopeck (approx. half a mile away); Wapwallopen (approx. 5.3 miles away); Fort Jenkins (approx. 5.3 miles away); Warriors Path (approx. 8.8 miles away); Sugarloaf Massacre (approx. 9.6 miles away); a different marker also named The Sugarloaf Massacre (approx. 10.3 miles away); Fort Wheeler (approx. 10.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Nescopeck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
2. Nescopeck Marker
Nescopeck-Indian Statue image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
3. Nescopeck-Indian Statue
This statue is located on the corner of 3rd Street and Broad Street, Nescopeck PA
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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