Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor
Building the Highway
Following the established tradition of reusing existing routes, the Lincoln Highway Association incorporated portions of the Forbes Road, the Pennsylvania Road, and earlier turnpike routes into its proposed alignment for the coast-to-coast highway.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Lincoln Highway series list.
Location. 40° 2.484′
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1806 Old Log Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Bedford Co. Bridge #15 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Old Log Church (approx. 1˝ miles away); Forbes Camp (approx. 1.8 miles away); Forbes Road (approx. 1.8 miles away); Shawnee Cabins (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Beginning of Agricultural Cooperative Extension Service (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schellsburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 525 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 14, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.