Stroudsburg in Monroe County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Colonel Jacob Stroud
Erected 1931 by Monroe County Historical Society and The Pennsylvania Historical Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers • 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 1743.
Location. 40° 59.406′ N, 75° 11.256′ W. Marker is in Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 321 Main Street, Stroudsburg PA 18360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Col. Jacob Stroud (here, next to this marker); Dansbury Mission (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); McMichaels Creek (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stroudsburg United Methodist Church World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); J. J. Newberry Company Stores (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Penn (approx. 0.4 miles away); A. Mitchell Palmer (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stroudsburg.
More about this marker. Brass plaque on granite marker.
Also see . . . MarkerQuest - Colonel Jacob Stroud. Information about the life of Stroudsburg's founder. (Submitted on May 5, 2021, by Laura Klotz of Northampton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2005. This page has been viewed 2,507 times since then and 34 times this year. Last updated on November 14, 2010. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2005. 3. submitted on April 7, 2021, by Laura Klotz of Northampton, Pennsylvania. 4. submitted on November 11, 2005.