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

Fort McIntosh

 
 
Fort McIntosh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 12, 2011
1. Fort McIntosh Marker
Inscription. The first United States military post north of the Ohio. Located on River Road, in the area between Bank, Insurance, and Market Streets. Built in 1778 and scene of Treaty of Fort McIntosh in 1785; also a survey base. Abandoned in 1791.
 
Erected 1946 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 41.683′ N, 80° 18.367′ W. Marker is in Beaver, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is at the intersection of 3rd Street and Insurance Street, on the right when traveling west on 3rd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaver PA 15009, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Matthew S. Quay (here, next to this marker); First Court (a few steps from this marker); Brigadier General William Irvine (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Agnew Square (about 700 feet away); McIntosh Square (about 700 feet away); Matthew Stanley Quay Home (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Fort McIntosh (approx. 0.3 miles away); General Lachlan McIntosh (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Beaver.
 
Also see . . .
1. Fort McIntosh. Beaver Area Heritage
Fort McIntosh Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, February 12, 2011
2. Fort McIntosh Marker
Looking west on 3rd Street at Quay Square Park.
Foundation (Submitted on February 14, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 

2. Treaty of Fort McIntosh. Ohio History Central (Submitted on February 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 456 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 12, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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