Nockamixon Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Hiram Williams Pursell
1837 - 1918
Erected by Nockamixon Township.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1859.
Location. 40° 30.969′ N, 75° 9.608′ W. Marker is in Nockamixon Township, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on Beaver Run Road, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located in Nockamixon Township Veterans Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4 Old School House Way, Ottsville PA 18942, 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. Edward Marshall-Walker (approx. 2.6 miles away); Walking Purchase (approx. 2.6 miles away); Delaware Canal (approx. 3.2 miles away); Cemented in the Past (approx. 3.2 miles away); Gallows Hill (approx. 3˝ miles away); a different marker also named Delaware Canal (approx. 4.6 miles away); Life Along The Canal (approx. 4.6 miles away); Mules and Men (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nockamixon Township.
Also see . . .
1. Medal of Honor Narrative. (Submitted on April 21, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
2. Rescue of the Colors Painting. (Submitted on April 21, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 19, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,209 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 19, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.