Schellsburg in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
—Fort Bedford to Fort Duquesne —
At this point
the Forbes Road
the eastern slope
the Allegheny Mountains
8 1/3 miles from Fort Bedford
Erected 1930 by The Pennsylvania Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Forbes Road marker series.
Location. 40° 2.93′ N, 78° 38.85′ W. Marker is in Schellsburg, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is on Lincoln Highway (U.S. 30) 0.2 miles west of Market Street (Pennsylvania Route 96), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schellsburg PA 15559, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Shawnee Cabins (a few steps from this marker); Forbes Camp (within shouting distance of this marker); The Beginning of Agricultural Cooperative Extension Service (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Log Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bedford Co. Bridge #15 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor William Frazier (approx. 2.6 miles away); Jacob Kinsey (Kintzy) Homestead (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schellsburg.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Roads & Vehicles • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 31, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 11, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,657 times since then and 26 times this year. Last updated on November 16, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on June 11, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on November 16, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 25, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.