Berlin in Somerset County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
General Robert Philson
Member of the PA. Assembly - 1798
Commissioned Associate Judge of Somerset Co. 1800. Served 20 years
Commissioned Brigadier General of PA. Militia May 9, 1800
Served in the War of 1812
Elected to U.S. Congress 1819
Location. 39° 55.26′ N, 78° 57.509′ W. Marker is in Berlin, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Diamond Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berlin PA 15530, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Berlin (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jeremiah S. Black (approx. 3.3 miles away); Deeter's Gap (approx. 5 miles away); Flora Black (approx. 7 miles away); Flight 93 National Memorial (approx. 7.1 miles away); Wind Power (was approx. 7.1 miles away but has been reported permanently removed. ); The Dwight D. Eisenhower Highway (approx. 7.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berlin.
Categories. • Politics • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 267 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 29, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.