Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Site of Fort Pitt
1758 - 1761
1753 - 1758 - 1770
This tablet placed by the
Daughters of the
of Allegheny County
Erected 1908 by The Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts or Castles • War, French and Indian. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
Location. 40° 26.468′ N, 80° 0.597′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from Three Rivers Heritage Trail. Marker is in Point State Park near the Fort Pitt Blockhouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15222, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edith Darlington Ammon (here, next to this marker); The Venango Path (a few steps from this marker); Forks of the Ohio Fort Pitt Blockhouse Forbes Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Wall Section Through Rampart of Fort Pitt (within shouting distance of this marker); The Forks of the Ohio (within shouting distance of this marker); David L. Lawrence (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Duquesne (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 17, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 17, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 326 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 17, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.