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Waterford in Erie County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fort Le Boeuf Memorial

 
 
Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 14, 2010
1. Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker
Inscription. The Judson House, built in 1820, stands on the site of the old French fort. This was the scene of Washington's first public mission.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 56.418′ N, 79° 58.965′ W. Marker is in Waterford, Pennsylvania, in Erie County. Marker is on High Street (U.S. 19) south of East 1st Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This historical marker is located on the south side of the downtown business district, on the east side of the road, just in front of the historic Judson House. It is on the opposite side of the street from the George Washington Memorial Park, and just north of the state owned and maintained Fort Le Boeuf history museum. Marker is in this post office area: Waterford PA 16441, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Le Boeuf (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Le Boeuf (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Fort Le Boeuf (within shouting distance of this marker);
Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 14, 2010
2. Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker
View of historical marker looking north on US 19, with Waterford's downtown business district on the left and the historic Judson House on the right.
Near This Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Col. Strong Vincent (within shouting distance of this marker); Presque Isle Portage (approx. 3.3 miles away); French Creek (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waterford.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, French and Indian
 
Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 14, 2010
3. Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker
View looking east, from across the street at the George Washington Memorial Park, of the historical marker at it's location in front of the historic Judson House.
Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 15, 2010
4. Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker
View of the historical marker, looking southwest across the street, at the statue of George Washington that is located in George Washington Memorial Park.
Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 14, 2010
5. Fort Le Boeuf Memorial Marker
View of the historical marker, looking west across the street, at the Eagle - Hotel, that is located just north of the George Washington Memorial Park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 18, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 565 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 18, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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