Bedford in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1952 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 1.15′ N, 78° 30.1′ W. Marker is in Bedford, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is at the intersection of Pitt Street (Business U.S. 30) and Richard Street (Pennsylvania Route 220), on the right when traveling west on Pitt Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bedford PA 15522, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Anderson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Espy House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Washington (about 400 feet away); "King's House" (about 500 feet away); This Tablet Marks The Site of Fort Bedford (about 500 feet away); Forbes Road (about 600 feet away); Grist Millstone (about 700 feet away); Fort Bedford (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bedford.
Additional keywords. Lincoln Highway.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Entertainment • Industry & Commerce • Military • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,141 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.