Bedford in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1951 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings • War, French and Indian. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
Location. 40° 1.137′ N, 78° 30.201′ W. Marker is in Bedford, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is on Pitt Street (Business U.S. 30), on the left when traveling west. Marker is 100 feet east of Juliana Street. 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. This Tablet Marks The Site of Fort Bedford (here, next to this marker); Espy House (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington Forbes Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Anderson House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Bedford (about 400 feet away); Grist Millstone (about 400 feet away); Fraser Tavern (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bedford.
Additional keywords. Lincoln Highway.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,122 times since then and 33 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.