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

Bald Eagle's Nest

 
 
Bald Eagle's Nest Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
1. Bald Eagle's Nest Marker
Inscription. A Delaware Indian village named for a noted Munsee chief Woapalanne or "Bald Eagle." Located at union of Spring and Bald Eagle Creeks. From here raids on the frontier were made in Revolutionary days.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 56.579′ N, 77° 47.204′ W. Marker is in Milesburg, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is at the intersection of Mill Street (Pennsylvania Route 144/150) and Eagle Street, on the right when traveling south on Mill Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milesburg PA 16853, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Montgomery Ward (approx. 2 miles away); Union Cemetery (approx. 2.1 miles away); James A. "Billboard" Jackson (approx. 2.2 miles away); Centre County Courthouse (approx. 2.2 miles away); Centre County (approx. 2.2 miles away); Bellefonte (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Mills Brothers (approx. 2.2 miles away); Lucinda Hall (approx. 2.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Bald Eagle's Nest Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 27, 2013
2. Bald Eagle's Nest Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 29, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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