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Near Mansfield in Tioga County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Camp of the Pioneers

 
 
Camp of the Pioneers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 27, 2008
1. Camp of the Pioneers Marker
Inscription.  
This tablet marks the camp
of the pioneers constructing
the Williamson Road.
Weather conditions delaying the
construction. Canoes were built
and used from this camp to
Apple Island
1792-93

Placed by
Wellsboro Chapter
Daughters of the American
Revolution
1930

 
Erected 1930 by Wellsboro Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 41° 46.955′ N, 77° 4.177′ W. Marker is near Mansfield, Pennsylvania, in Tioga County. Marker is at the intersection of Susquehanna Trail (Business U.S. 15) and Spencer Road, on the right when traveling south on Susquehanna Trail. Located in front of the Mansfield VFW. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mansfield PA 16933, 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. Williamson Road (a few steps from this marker); Corning & Blossburg Railroad
Camp of the Pioneers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 27, 2008
2. Camp of the Pioneers Marker
(approx. 1.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mansfield Soldiers Orphan School (approx. 1.8 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Rural Electrification (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mansfield.
 
Canoe Camp Related Markers image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain
3. Canoe Camp Related Markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 9, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 674 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 9, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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