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

Wyoming Path

 
 
Wyoming Path Marker image. Click for full size.
August 11, 2011
1. Wyoming Path Marker
Inscription. Important path linking the many Indian settlements in the Wyoming Valley with Shamokin, now Sunbury. In 1742 Count Zinzendorf, organizer of Moravian missions, came this way after visiting the Shawnees at Wyoming.
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 59.669′ N, 76° 28.386′ W. Marker is in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, in Columbia County. Marker is on West Main Street (U.S. 11) just south of Red Mill Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bloomsburg PA 17815, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort McClure (a few steps from this marker); Bloomsburg Historic District (approx. 0.9 miles away); Columbia County (approx. one mile away); Columbia County Courthouse (approx. one mile away); Catawissa Friends Meeting (approx. 3.1 miles away); Fort Wheeler (approx. 3.2 miles away); Montgomery House (approx. 7.8 miles away); First Iron Rails (approx. 7.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bloomsburg.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2011. This page has been viewed 444 times since then and 38 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 20, 2011. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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