Pittston in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 19.771′ N, 75° 47.251′ W. Marker is in Pittston, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is at the intersection of Pittston Avenue and Parsonage Street, on the right when traveling north on Pittston Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittston PA 18640, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Pittston Fort (here, next to this marker); Jenkins Fort (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Jenkins' Fort (approx. 0.3 miles away); Erie Railroad Co. v. Tompkins (approx. half a mile away); Workers in Greater Pittston's Garment Industry (approx. 0.6 miles away); Twin Shaft Disaster (approx. 0.8 miles away); Knox Mine Disaster (approx. 1.5 miles away); Battle of Wyoming (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittston.
Also see . . .
1. Battle of Wyoming and Hartley's Expidition (Submitted on August 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Location of Fort Pittston. Section from the Report of the Commission to locate the site of Frontier Forts. (Submitted on August 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,358 times since then and 80 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.