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Near Malvern in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Paoli Massacre

 
 
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By Keith S Smith, November 10, 2011
1. Site of Paoli Massacre Marker
Inscription. Site of Paoli Massacre
MALVERN
Sept. 20, 1777
 
Erected by Pennsylvania State Highway Commission.
 
Location. 40° 1.548′ N, 75° 30.423′ W. Marker is near Malvern, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is at the intersection of S. Warren Road and Paoli Pike, on the right when traveling north on S. Warren Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Malvern PA 19355, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rear of the Camp (approx. half a mile away); “Remember Paoli!” (approx. half a mile away); The Land on Which the Battle of Paoli was Fought (approx. 0.6 miles away); Camp Life (approx. 0.6 miles away); General Wayne’s Encampment (approx. 0.6 miles away); “…The most dreadful scene I have ever beheld.” (approx. 0.6 miles away); “A Dreadful scene of havock” (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Paoli Battlefield (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Malvern.
 
More about this marker. This is an example of an old style Keystone Marker, unique to Pennsylvania, The Keystone State
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to
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By Keith S Smith, November 10, 2011
2. Malvern Borough & Paoli Massacre Markers
this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Paoli Massacre - US History.org. (Submitted on November 11, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Notable EventsNotable PlacesWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2011, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 531 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2011, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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