Chambersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Underground Railroad Activity in Chambersburg
Erected 2002 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
Location. 39° 56.257′ N, 77° 39.669′ W. Marker is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of US 30 and Main Street, on the right when traveling west on US 30. Marker is on the northeast corner of square.Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chambersburg PA 17201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. French & Indian War Revolutionary War War of 1812 (a few steps from this marker); War Between the States (a few steps from this marker); Finding Your Way (a few steps from this marker); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Mexican War Spanish American War World War (a few steps from this marker); World War II Korean Conflict Vietnam Conflict (a few steps from this marker); Union Soldiers of Franklin County (a few steps from this marker); Chambersburg Founded A.D. 1764 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chambersburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,606 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on August 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 4. submitted on May 4, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia.