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Berwick in Columbia 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. Name of Shawnee-Delaware Indian village located here. From Braddock's defeat in 1755 until Fort Augusta was built in 1756 it was a rallying point for Indians hostile to the English
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 3.513′ N, 76° 13.51′ W. Marker is in Berwick, Pennsylvania, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of East Front Street (US 11) and Fowler Avenue on East Front Street (US 11). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berwick PA 18603, 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. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Nescopeck (approx. half a mile away); Wapwallopen (approx. 5 miles away); Fort Jenkins (approx. 5.6 miles away); Warriors Path (approx. 8.2 miles away); Sugarloaf Massacre (approx. 9.7 miles away); a different marker also named The Sugarloaf Massacre (approx. 10.4 miles away); Fort Wheeler (approx. 10.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansWar, French and Indian
 
Nescopeck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
2. Nescopeck Marker
Berwick Restaurant image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
3. Berwick Restaurant
Berwick Restaurant image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
4. Berwick Restaurant
Berwick Restaurant image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
5. Berwick Restaurant
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. 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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