Heidelberg Township in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Home and Grave of Conrad Weiser
200 yards south from this spot is the home and grave of Conrad Weiser, Indian interpreter
Erected 1914 by Berks County Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Colonial Era • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 40° 21.606′ N, 76° 10.314′ W. Marker is in Heidelberg Township, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is on Penn Avenue/Benjamin Franklin Highway (U.S. 422), on the right when traveling east. Marker is along the northern boundary of the Conrad Weiser Homestead. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 Weiser Lane, Womelsdorf PA 19567, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Conrad Weiser (a few steps from this marker); Tulpehocken Path (a few steps from this marker); Home of Conrad Weiser, 1729-1760 (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Is this Weiser's House? (about 700 feet away); Charming Forge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Robesonia Furnace (approx. 2.4 miles away); Fort Zeller (approx. 2.9 miles away); Marion Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Heidelberg Township.
Also see . . . Conrad Weiser Homestead. (Submitted on December 6, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 819 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 6, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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