Near Markleysburg in Fayette County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 45.331′ N, 79° 24.107′ W. Marker is near Markleysburg, Pennsylvania, in Fayette County. Marker is on National Pike (U.S. 40) 1.2 miles east of Dark Hollow Road (Local Route T876), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Markleysburg PA 15459, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Great War (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Old Petersburg Toll House (approx. 3.6 miles away); a different marker also named Great Crossings (approx. 3.6 miles away); Toll House (approx. 3.8 miles away); Preston County / Pennsylvania (approx. 5.1 miles away in West Virginia); Braddock Road (approx. 5½ miles away); Youghiougheny Overlook Welcome Center (approx. 5.6 miles away in Maryland); The National Road (approx. 5.6 miles away in Maryland).
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 111 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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