Near Blakeslee in Monroe County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Jacob Blakeslee, Jr.
Erected by Pocono Lake Preserve.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania History Tour, Tobyhanna Township series list.
Location. 41° 6.542′ N, 75° 36.491′ W. Marker is near Blakeslee, Pennsylvania, in Monroe County. Marker is on PA Route 940 (Pennsylvania Route 940) 3 miles north of PA Route 940 (Route 940), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5972 PA Route 115, Blakeslee PA 18610, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Great Swamp (approx. 0.6 miles away); The First Schoolhouse Blakeslee United Methodist Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Easton and Wilkes-Barre Turnpike (approx. 1.6 miles away); Harrison Amusement Park (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Battle of Locust Ridge (approx. 3.2 miles away); Wagner's Tree Farm (approx. 4.3 miles away); Hickory Run Boulder Field (approx. 4˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blakeslee.
Also see . . . Jacob Blakeslee, Jr. Dedication Site. (Submitted on June 27, 2017, by Rick Bodenschatz of Pocono Pines, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 13, 2017. It was originally submitted on September 17, 2016, by Rick Bodenschatz of Pocono Pines, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 17, 2016, by Rick Bodenschatz of Pocono Pines, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.