Near Farmington in Fayette County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1948 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. (Marker Number 2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Historic National Road marker series.
Location. 39° 49.479′ N, 79° 35.622′ W. Marker is near Farmington, Pennsylvania, in Fayette County. Marker is on National Pike (U.S. 40) 2 miles west of Farmington-Ohiopyle Road (Pennsylvania Route 381), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. It is between Fort Necessity and Braddock's Grave. Marker is in this post office area: Grindstone PA 15442, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Necessity (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named The National Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); Mount Washington Tavern (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Old Braddock Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Roads to the West (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Farmington.
Also see . . . The Road that Built the Nation (Submitted on May 8, 2006.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,511 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 8, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.