Forty Fort in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Built in 1790, home of Col. Nathan Denison, Revolutionary Officer and Luzerne County Judge.
Erected 1972 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Military • Notable Buildings • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1790.
Location. 41° 17.899′ N, 75° 51.744′ W. Marker is in Forty Fort, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on Wyoming Avenue near Denison Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 35 Denison Street, Kingston PA 18704, 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. Forty Fort Cemetery Lost Graves Memorial (approx. one mile away); Battle of Wyoming (approx. one mile away); Wyoming Seminary Presidents' Lost Graves Memorial (approx. one mile away); James Bird (approx. one mile away); War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Forty FortForty Fort Meeting House (approx. 1.1 miles away); What on Earth is a Levee? (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Forty Fort.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 10, 2017. It was originally submitted on May 12, 2009, by Michael Beatty of Hanover Township, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,563 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 12, 2009, by Michael Beatty of Hanover Township, Pennsylvania. 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 10, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.