Near Mt. Pleasant in Fayette County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Braddock's Military Road 1755 Great Swamp Camp
This Tablet is erected to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the birth of George Washington
Erected 1932 by Mrs. D.L. Newell of Mount Pleasant, PA.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Braddock’s Road and Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock marker series.
Location. 40° 6.984′ N, 79° 31.861′ W. Marker is near Mt. Pleasant, Pennsylvania, in Fayette County. Marker is on Mudd School Road 0.2 miles east of Gimlet Hill Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Directly to the SE is a marker for the Jacobs Creek Watershed Dam built under the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Pleasant PA 15666, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry Clay Frick Ore Mines Drill (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mount Pleasant Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); John W. Geary (approx. 2.3 miles away); Mount Pleasant War Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); First General Conference of the United Brethren in Christ (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Henry Clay Frick (approx. 2˝ miles away); General Edward Braddock and His Army (approx. 2.7 miles away).
Categories. • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2013, by Jay Stern of Connellsville, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 473 times since then and 47 times this year. Last updated on August 7, 2013, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2013, by Jay Stern of Connellsville, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.