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Academia in Juniata County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Tuscarora Academy

 
 
Tuscarora Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
1. Tuscarora Academy Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1836, it operated as an academy until 1912. Building, erected 1816, was used as a church until 1849. Administered by the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
 
Erected 1968 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 29.849′ N, 77° 29.272′ W. Marker is in Academia, Pennsylvania, in Juniata County. Marker is on Academia Road (PA 3017). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Royal PA 17082, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Academia/Pomeroy Covered Bridge (approx. 0.8 miles away); Travel History (approx. 6.3 miles away); John Harris (approx. 6.9 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 7 miles away); Juniata County (approx. 7 miles away); Juniata County War Memorial (approx. 7 miles away); Old Arch Bridge (approx. 7 miles away); Westminster Presbyterian Cemetery World War Memorial Avenue of Trees (approx. 7.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Education
 
Tuscarora Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
2. Tuscarora Academy Marker
Tuscarora Academy Museum-Sign at the entrance image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
3. Tuscarora Academy Museum-Sign at the entrance
Tuscarora Academy image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
4. Tuscarora Academy
 
 
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