Greencastle in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Donated by: Loyal Daughters 2001 Old Home Week
Historian: Ted Alexander
Erected 2001 by Loyal Daughters.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Whiskey Rebellion marker series.
Location. 39° 47.388′ N, 77° 43.666′ W. Marker is in Greencastle, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Carlisle Street and Baltimore Street (Pennsylvania Highway 16), on the right when traveling north on Carlisle Street. Touch for map. Located just south of the town center circle. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12 Carlisle Street, Greencastle PA 17225, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colonel John Allison (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Ulric Dahlgren (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Soldier to Fall Corporal William H. Rihl (approx. one mile away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. one mile away); Brown's Mill School (approx. 3.1 miles away); Old Brown's Mill School (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greencastle.
Also see . . . The Whiskey Rebellion. A general discussion of the rebellion, generally regarded as the first public test of the U.S. Constitution and the Federal Government. (Submitted on September 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,156 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 20, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.