Near Stoystown in Somerset County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Stony Creek Encampment
Erected 2005 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Forbes Road, and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 5.839′ N, 78° 56.659′ W. Marker is near Stoystown, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Highway (U.S. 30) and Whistler Road (Pennsylvania Route 403) on Lincoln Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stoystown PA 15563, 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. Quemahoning Township Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Forbes Road (approx. 0.7 miles away); Highway Enterprise (approx. 0.7 miles away); September 11, 2001 (approx. 3.2 miles away); Flight 93 National Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); A Field of Honor (approx. 3.4 miles away); Flight 93 (approx. 3.6 miles away); Flight 93 Temporary Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stoystown.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • War, French and Indian
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 525 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3, 4. submitted on December 23, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.