Franklin in Venango County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1971 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 23.359′ N, 79° 49.33′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Pennsylvania, in Venango County. Marker is at the intersection of 8th Street (U.S. 322) and Elk Street, on the left when traveling west on 8th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin PA 16323, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Machault (a few steps from this marker); Old Garrison (approx. 0.3 miles away); Galena-Signal Oil Company (approx. 0.6 miles away); George Bissell (approx. 0.6 miles away); Venango County (approx. 0.6 miles away); Samuel C.T. Dodd (approx. 0.7 miles away); Franklin (approx. 0.7 miles away); Major General Jesse L. Reno (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Also see . . . Fort Venango - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAhistory.com (Submitted on June 7, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Native Americans • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 615 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on July 28, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.