Shohola in Pike County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Civil War Prison Train Wreck
Erected 1993 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 28.323′ N, 74° 55.043′ W. Marker is in Shohola, Pennsylvania, in Pike County. Marker is on Pennsylvania Route 434, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shohola PA 18458, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brantís Camp (approx. half a mile away in New York); Battle of Minisink (approx. 2.1 miles away in New York); Minisink Battle July 22d 1779 (approx. 2.4 miles away in New York); a different marker also named Battle of Minisink (approx. 2.6 miles away in New York); Indian Rock (approx. 2.9 miles away in New York); Minisink Battleground Park The Battle at Minisink (approx. 2.9 miles away in New York); Hospital Rock (approx. 3 miles away in New York).
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. The Shohola Train Accident.
Also see . . .
1. The Great Shohola Train Wreck. (Submitted on June 22, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Civil War Prison Train Wreck - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
3. The Great Shohola Train Wreck. Civil War Album - many photos of the Shohola Train Wreck site. (Submitted on March 6, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 25, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,487 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 25, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 5, 6, 7. submitted on March 6, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York.