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Fredericktown in Washington County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fredericktown

 
 
Fredericktown Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bradley Owen, July 13, 2022
1. Fredericktown Marker
Inscription.  
Founded by
Frederick Wise
Pioneer Settler
Founded
1817

 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Keystone Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1817.
 
Location. 39° 59.862′ N, 79° 59.823′ W. Marker is in Fredericktown, Pennsylvania, in Washington County. Marker is on Front Street (Pennsylvania Route 88) south of Water Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 383 Front Street, Fredericktown PA 15333, 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. Fredericktown and Community War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Honor Roll East Bethlehem Township World War II (approx. 0.3 miles away); East Bethlehem Township Honor Roll (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Revolutionary Soldier (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Revolutionary War Soldier (approx. 0.6 miles away); Watershed (approx. 1.1 miles away); Vestaburg Honor Roll
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(approx. 1.1 miles away); The Abraham Tegarden Family (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fredericktown.
 
Regarding Fredericktown. Online research suggests Fredericktown was founded in 1790 as shown on the 'Welcome' sign. Perhaps there is an error on the marker.
 
Fredericktown Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bradley Owen, July 13, 2022
2. Fredericktown Marker
Welcome to Fredericktown image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bradley Owen, July 13, 2022
3. Welcome to Fredericktown
Sign is located just north of the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2022. It was originally submitted on July 22, 2022, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. This page has been viewed 140 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 22, 2022, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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