Near Punxsutawney in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2004 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 55.877′ N, 78° 57.461′ W. Marker is near Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Woodland Avenue Extension and Sportsman Park Road on Woodland Avenue Extension. Touch for map. It is located on site at Gobblers Knob. Marker is in this post office area: Punxsutawney PA 15767, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Charles J. Margiotti (approx. 1.7 miles away); Rossiter Strike Injunction (approx. 2.7 miles away); Great Shamokin Path (approx. 3.3 miles away); First Pennsylvania Troopers Killed in the Line of Duty (approx. Fort Mahoning (approx. 10.7 miles away); Linton Park (approx. 12.1 miles away); Old State Road (approx. 13.6 miles away); Edward Abbey (approx. 15.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Punxsutawney.
Also see . . .
1. The Punxsutawney Groundhog Club. (Submitted on January 26, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Groundhog Day - Behind the Marker. Explore PA History.com (Submitted on July 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 24, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 898 times since then and 46 times this year. This page was the Marker of the Week January 30, 2011. Photos: 1. submitted on January 24, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 2, 2016, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.