Sunbury in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The original viewing Platform was
erected at this location by the Sunbury
Lions Club in 1964.
Erected 2004 by Sunbury Lions Club.
Location. 40° 52.462′ N, 76° 47.585′ W. Marker is in Sunbury, Pennsylvania, in Northumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of North Front Street (State Highway 147) and Julia Street, on the right when traveling south on North Front Street. Touch for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shikellamy (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Sullivan Expedition (about 700 feet away); Thompson's Rifle Battalion: (about 700 feet away); Fort Augusta (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Shikellamy (approx. ¼ mile away); The Bloody Spring (approx. 0.7 miles away); William Maclay (approx. 0.7 miles away); Pennsylvania Canal (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sunbury.
Also see . . . Shikellamy. A biography of the Oneida chief. (Submitted on December 12, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,125 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 12, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 6. submitted on October 20, 2015.