Near Belle Vernon in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Colonel Edward Cook
Erected 1994 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1776.
Location. 40° 8.451′ N, 79° 49.27′ W. Marker is near Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is at the intersection of Finley Road and Rehoboth Road, on the right when traveling east on Finley Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Belle Vernon PA 15012, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cement City (approx. 2.9 miles away); The 1948 Donora SmogChristian B. Anfinsen (approx. 3.6 miles away); Darr Mine Disaster (approx. 3.6 miles away); Rabe Manor (approx. 3.9 miles away); John K. Tener (approx. 4.2 miles away); Horseshoe Baptist Cemetery (approx. 5.3 miles away); West Newton (approx. 5.6 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Pennsylvania Historical Marker Program. (Submitted on April 28, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Colonel Edward Cook at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on April 28, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 28, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,338 times since then and 103 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 28, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.