Hopwood in Fayette County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington-Braddock Road 1754-55 Rock Fort Camp
This tablet is erected to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the birth of George Washington by Mrs. Mary S. Cochran, Uniontown PA November 19, 1932.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Braddock’s Road and Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock marker series.
Location. 39° 51.545′ N, 79° 38.709′ W. Marker is in Hopwood, Pennsylvania, in Fayette County. Marker is on Jumonville Road (County Route 2021) one mile north of National Pike (U.S. 40), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hopwood PA 15445, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Washington–Braddock Road 1754–1756 (about 500 Washington’s Spring (about 600 feet away); Braddock Road - Rock Fort Camp (approx. 0.9 miles away); Braddock Road - Dunbar’s Camp (approx. 1.6 miles away); Braddock’s Original Grave Site (approx. 2.9 miles away); Braddock’s Grave (approx. 3 miles away); National Road (approx. 3 miles away); A Secret Grave (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hopwood.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • Roads & Vehicles • War, French and Indian •
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