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Warren in Warren County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Conewango

 
 
Conewango Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 22, 2015
1. Conewango Marker
Inscription.  Mid-18th century Seneca village located on site of present Warren. First mentioned by Bonnecamps, in 1749, as composed of 12 or 13 cabins. Name in Iroquois means "below the riffles."
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission marker series.
 
Location. 41° 50.621′ N, 79° 8.408′ W. Marker is in Warren, Pennsylvania, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue (Business U.S. 6) and Water Street, on the left when traveling east on Pennsylvania Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warren PA 16365, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Struthers Library Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); Warren County (approx. half a mile away); Warren Suspension Bridge (approx. half a mile away); Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (approx. half a mile away); Struthers-Wetmore-Schimmelfeng House (approx. half a mile away);
Conewango Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 22, 2015
2. Conewango Marker
Celoron's Expedition (approx. half a mile away); In Honor (approx. half a mile away); Under Three Flags (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Warren.
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 374 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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