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

Hannastown

 
 
Hannastown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 31, 2012
1. Hannastown Marker
Inscription. Site of former county seat of Westmoreland County is just west of here. First county seat west of mountains, 1773. Citizens adopted a Declaration in support of the Revolution, 1775. Burned by the Indians in 1782.
 
Erected 1946 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 20.571′ N, 79° 29.956′ W. Marker is in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is at the intersection of New Alexandria Road (U.S. 119) and Forbes Trail Road, on the right when traveling south on New Alexandria Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greensburg PA 15601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Toll House (approx. 3.2 miles away); Arthur Saint Clair (approx. 3.5 miles away); Train Station at Greensburg (approx. 3.6 miles away); Westmoreland County (approx. 3.6 miles away); a different marker also named Toll House (approx. 4.5 miles away); Thomas F. Gallagher (approx. 5.2 miles away); Chalmers "Slick" Goodlin (approx. 5.5 miles away); St. Xavier's (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensburg.
 
Also see . . .  Hanna's Town. From the Westmoreland
Hannastown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 31, 2012
2. Hannastown Marker
County Historical Society (Submitted on September 18, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
Site of Historic Hanna's Town image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, October 21, 2015
3. Site of Historic Hanna's Town
Located about a third of mile west of the Hannastown Marker.
Historic Hanna's Town Building image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, October 21, 2015
4. Historic Hanna's Town Building
The Hanna's Town Tavern
Historic Hanna's Town Building image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, October 21, 2015
5. Historic Hanna's Town Building
The General Store and Gift Shop for the historic site.
Historic Hanna's Town Fortification image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, October 21, 2015
6. Historic Hanna's Town Fortification
Replica of old fort at the site.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 31, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 31, 2015, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania.
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