Cooke Township in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
On This Spot Were Found
On This Spot Were Found Three Babes in the Woods
Nov. - 24 - 1934
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events. A significant historical year for this entry is 1934.
Location. 40° 3.953′ N, 77° 18.308′ W. Marker is in Cooke Township, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Centerville Road (Pennsylvania Route 233) 0.1 miles Pine Tree Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newville PA 17241, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Michaux (approx. 2.7 miles away); Pine Grove Furnace POW Interrogation Camp (approx. 3.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 6½ miles away); Kidnapped (approx. 6½ miles away); Joseph Ritner (approx. 6.6 miles away); Trine Memorial Park (approx. 6.7 miles away); In Memory of James and Jane Weakley (approx. 6.8 miles away); First Casualty In Cumberland County (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cooke Township.
More about this marker. This marker is shaped like a Keystone Marker
Also see . . .
1. The Babes in the Woods. PAJack (Submitted on January 6, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Babes in the Wood murders (Pine Grove Furnace)(Submitted on January 6, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 6, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 486 times since then and 130 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 6, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on January 7, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.