Near Bedford in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & Medicine • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
Location. 39° 59.78′ N, 78° 30.408′ W. Marker is near Bedford, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is on Pennsylvania Route 220, on the right when traveling south. Marker is near the entrance of the Bedford Springs resort. 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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bedford Springs Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Russell House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Bedford County Courthouse (approx. Bedford County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Elm Tree Memorial (approx. 1˝ miles away); Bedford County (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Squares (approx. 1˝ miles away); Bedford County Veterans Memorial (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bedford.
Also see . . .
1. Bedford Springs Resort website. (Submitted on December 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Bedford Springs - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 13, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 30, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 752 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 30, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.