Chambersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1981 by Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 56.245′ N, 77° 39.623′ W. Marker is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is on Lincoln Way East (U.S. 30) east of Main Street (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located on the sidewalk near the Franklin County Courthouse and is across from the Chambersburg Heritage Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 157 Lincoln Way E, Chambersburg PA 17201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Burning of Chambersburg (here, next to this marker); Finding Your Way (within shouting distance of this marker); Chambersburg Founded A.D. 1764 (within shouting distance of this marker); Underground Railroad Activity in Chambersburg (within shouting distance of this marker); The Greatest Sacrifice / Prelude to Gettysburg War Between the States (within shouting distance of this marker); French & Indian War – Revolutionary War – War of 1812 (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Soldiers of Franklin County (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chambersburg.
Also see . . . Franklin County, PA. Official Website (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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