Newville in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Revolutionary War Soldiers Buried in Big Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Lieut. Colonel Samuel Irvine Captain William Peebles Captain Samuel Felton Captain Thomas Buchanan Lieut. William McCracken Lieutenant Adam Brattan Major William McFarlane Captain Robert Shannon Captain Thomas Kennedy Sergeant Andrew McIlvaine
Located and verified by the Cumberland County Chapter of the D.A.R.
Erected by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Location. 40° 10.38′ N, 77° 23.793′ W. Marker is in Newville, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Touch for map. Marker is in the Big Spring Presbyterian Church Cemetery, about 50 feet south of the church building. Marker is in this post office area: Newville PA 17241, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Denning (a few steps from this marker); Big Spring Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Laughlin Mill (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The First National Bank of Newville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newville War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newville Trolley (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Byers-Eckels House (approx. 0.4 miles away); First United Presbyterian Church and Manse (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newville.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Heroes • Military • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
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