North Braddock in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Colonel George Washington Monument
Topics and series. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: War, French and Indian. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series list. A significant historical date for this entry is July 9, 1886.
Location. 40° 24.178′ N, 79° 51.799′ W. Marker is in North Braddock, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is on Jones Avenue, 0.1 miles south of Bell Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Braddock PA 15104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Braddock's Defeat (here, next to this marker); Braddock's Field (here, next to this marker); Braddock Carnegie Library (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Great Steel Strike of 1919 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Edgar Thomson Plant (approx. half a mile away); Braddock's SpringJoe Magarac • 1940 (approx. half a mile away); Kennywood's Thunderbolt (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Braddock.
More about this monument. It is easy to confuse this location with
Braddock, but the site is in North Braddock.
Additional keywords. Battle of Monongahela
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