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

Conewango

 
 
Conewango Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 22, 2015
1. Conewango Marker
Inscription. Mid-18th century Seneca village located on site of present Warren. First mentioned by Bonnecamps, in 1749, as composed of 12 or 13 cabins. Name in Iroquois means "below the riffles."
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 50.621′ N, 79° 8.408′ W. Marker is in Warren, Pennsylvania, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue (Business U.S. 6) and Water Street, on the left when traveling east on Pennsylvania Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Warren PA 16365, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Struthers Library Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); Warren County (approx. half a mile away); Warren Suspension Bridge (approx. half a mile away); Struthers-Wetmore-Schimmelfeng House (approx. half a mile away); Celoron's Expedition (approx. half a mile away); Seneca Crossing (approx. 5.2 miles away); Buckaloons (approx. 6.1 miles away); General William Irvine (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Warren.
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Conewango Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 22, 2015
2. Conewango Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 312 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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