Sunbury in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1948 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 52.565′ N, 76° 47.512′ W. Marker is in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, in Northumberland County. Marker is on North Front Street (State Highway 147), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in front of the Hunter House Museum, the site of Fort Augusta. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1150 North Front Street, Sunbury PA 17801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thompson's Rifle Battalion: (here, next to this marker); The Sullivan Expedition (a few steps from this marker); Shikellamy (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Shikellamy (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shikellamy's Profile (about 700 feet away); The Bloody Spring (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pennsylvania Canal (approx. 0.7 miles away); William Maclay (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sunbury.
Also see . . . The Hunter House Museum. The mansion built in the site of the fort now (Submitted on December 11, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 11, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,115 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 11, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.