Dauphin in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 20.51′ N, 76° 54.554′ W. Marker is in Dauphin, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of North Front Street (Alternate U.S. 322) and Fort Hunter Road, on the right when traveling south on North Front Street. Approximately half a mile north of Rockville Bridge. Located on the grounds of Fort Hunter Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dauphin PA 17018, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Simon Girty (1741–1818) (here, next to this marker); Pennsylvania Slavery (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Slavery (within shouting distance of this marker); Slavery at Fort Hunter (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Hunter History (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dauphin.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship to the other Blue Mountain Forts, study the marker shown.
Also see . . . Fort Hunter Park. Run by Dauphin County Parks Department (Submitted on July 2, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings • War, French and Indian •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,905 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 2, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on May 17, 2008, by John K. Robinson of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. 5, 6. submitted on July 2, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.