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

Tulpehocken Path

 
 
Tulpehocken Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 11, 2015
1. Tulpehocken Path Marker
Inscription.  At Mahantango Gap, seen to the south, was the Double Eagle, a stopping place on the Indian path that ran from Shamokin (Sunbury) at the Forks of the Susquehanna to Weiser's on the Tulpehocken Valley, and on to Philadelphia.
 
Erected 1950 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansRoads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 40.232′ N, 76° 42.139′ W. Marker is in Klingerstown, Pennsylvania, in Schuylkill County. Marker is on Pennsylvania Route 3016. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Klingerstown PA 17941, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. War Memorial (approx. 6.8 miles away); GAR Building (approx. 7.1 miles away); The Romberger-Stover House (approx. 7.4 miles away); Herndon Formerly Trevorton Junction (approx. 7.8
Tulpehocken Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 11, 2015
2. Tulpehocken Path Marker
miles away); a different marker also named Tulpehocken Path (approx. 7.9 miles away); John Scull Trading Post (approx. 8.2 miles away); Line Mountain A.K.A. Mahanoy Mountain (approx. 8.7 miles away); a different marker also named Tulpehocken Path (approx. 9.8 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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