Waterford in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
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The plaza before you represents the form of the 1797 blockhouse foundation. Archaeological excavations performed by Mercyhurst Archaeological Institute in the summer of 2000 confirmed the dimensions of the building.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Forts and Castles • Military • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1753.
Location. 41° 56.4′ N, 79° 58.977′ W. Marker is in Waterford, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker can be reached from High Street (U.S. 19) north of West 1st Alley, on the right when traveling south. This Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waterford OH 45786, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Fort Le Boeuf (here, next to this marker); Fort Le Boeuf (here, next to this marker); George Washington (a few steps from this marker); Fort Sur La Rivière Aux Boeufs (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Fort Le Boeuf (within shouting distance of this marker); Eagle Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Le Boeuf Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. Strong Vincent (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waterford.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 19, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 592 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 19, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.