Helixville in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Jacob Kinsey (Kintzy) Homestead
This marker symbolizes the victories won by pioneer ancestors over the wilds of nature, in these parts, in a new and strange land.
Location. 40° 3.4′ N, 78° 43.719′ W. Marker is in Helixville, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is at the intersection of Helixville Road and Byrne Road, on the left when traveling north on Helixville Road. Touch for map. Marker is about one mile north of US 30 (Lincoln Highway) on Helixville Road. Marker is in this post office area: Schellsburg PA 15559, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Over the Summit (approx. 2.1 miles away); Forbes Road (approx. 2.4 miles away); Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor (approx. 2.8 miles away); Old Log Church Bedford Co. Bridge #15 (approx. 4.1 miles away); Forbes Camp (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Forbes Road (approx. 4.3 miles away); Shawnee Cabins (approx. 4.3 miles away).
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 3,730 times since then and 229 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.