Schellsburg in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
— Fort Bedford to Fort Duquesne —
At this point
the Forbes Road
the eastern slope
the Allegheny Mountains
8 1/3 miles from Fort Bedford
Erected 1930 by The Pennsylvania Historical Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Roads & Vehicles • War, French and Indian. In addition, it is included in the Forbes Road series list.
Location. 40° 2.93′ N, 78° 38.85′ W. Marker is in Schellsburg, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is on Lincoln Highway (U.S. 30) 0.2 miles west of Market Street (Pennsylvania Route 96), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schellsburg PA 15559, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shawnee Cabins (a few steps from this marker); Forbes Camp (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Beginning of Agricultural Cooperative Extension Service Old Log Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1806 Old Log Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Bedford Co. Bridge #15 (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schellsburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 31, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 11, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,989 times since then and 86 times this year. Last updated on November 16, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on June 11, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on November 16, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 25, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.