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

Welcome to Bushy Run Battlefield

 
 
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By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
1. Welcome to Bushy Run Battlefield Marker
Inscription. Bushy Run Battlefield is the 1763 site of a battle between Native Americans and British forces under the command of Colonel Henry Bouquet. This battle stopped a Native American attempt to regain lands controlled by the British and allowed western colonization. Relive this important event by visiting the permanent exhibit, “The March to Bushy Run”, in our Visitor Center. Thank you for your patronage.
 
Location. 40° 21.433′ N, 79° 37.55′ W. Marker is in Jeannette, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker is on Bushy Run Road (Pennsylvania Route 993). Touch for map. The marker is located on the grounds of the Bushy Run Battlefield Park. Marker is in this post office area: Jeannette PA 15644, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ambush (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bushy Run Battlefield (about 500 feet away); Pontiac's War (about 500 feet away); Bushy Run (approx. 3.2 miles away); Fort Walthour (approx. 4 miles away); Toll House (approx. 4.6 miles away); a different marker also named Bushy Run (approx. 4.8 miles away); The Beginning of the Lincoln Highway (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jeannette.
 
Also see . . .
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By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
2. Welcome to Bushy Run Battlefield Marker
 Bushy Run Battlefield website. (Submitted on August 7, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. War, French and Indian
 
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By Don Morfe, July 17, 2013
3. Welcome to Bushy Run Battlefield Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 303 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 7, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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