Helixville in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Jacob Kinsey (Kintzy) Homestead
This marker symbolizes the victories won by pioneer ancestors over the wilds of nature, in these parts, in a new and strange land.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 40° 3.4′ N, 78° 43.719′ W. Marker is in Helixville, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is at the intersection of Helixville Road and Byrne Road, on the left when traveling north on Helixville Road. Marker is about one mile north of US 30 (Lincoln Highway) on Helixville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schellsburg PA 15559, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Over the Summit Forbes Road (approx. 2.4 miles away); Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor (approx. 2.8 miles away); Old Log Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); 1806 Old Log Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); Bedford Co. Bridge #15 (approx. 4.1 miles away); Forbes Camp (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Forbes Road (approx. 4.3 miles away).
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 5,373 times since then and 767 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.