Bedford in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1981 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Forts and Castles • Government & Politics • Military • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Forbes Road, and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1864.
Location. 40° 1.035′ N, 78° 30.226′ W. Marker is in Bedford, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is at the intersection of Juliana Street and Penn Street, on the right when traveling south on Juliana Street. Marker is in front of the Bedford County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bedford PA 15522, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bedford County Courthouse (a few steps from The Squares (a few steps from this marker); 250th Anniversary of the Survey of the Town of Bedford by John Lukens (a few steps from this marker); Bedford County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Bedford County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Korea Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Elm Tree Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bedford.
Also see . . . Bedford County website. (Submitted on December 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 30, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,099 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 30, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.