Cove Gap in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
the birthplace of
Born April 23, 1791.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #15 James Buchanan series list.
Location. 39° 52.005′ N, 77° 56.75′ W. Marker is in Cove Gap, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is on Stony Batter Road / State Forest Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the entrance to Buchanan’s Birthplace State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mercersburg PA 17236, 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. James Buchanan (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); President James BuchananStony Batter Birthplace of a President (approx. half a mile away); James Buchanan The Early Years (approx. half a mile away); Birthplace of James Buchanan (approx. half a mile away); A Quest for Honor (approx. half a mile away); W-G-M Turnpike (approx. 3.1 miles away); Black Boys Rebellion (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cove Gap.
Also see . . . Biography of James Buchanan. White House website. (Submitted on August 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Additional keywords. LGBT, LGBTQ
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 440 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.