Mercersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1946 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 46.633′ N, 77° 55.53′ W. Marker is in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Shrimptown Road and Clay Lick Road, on the right when traveling north on Shrimptown Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mercersburg PA 17236, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Burning Of Chambersburg (was approx. 2.2 miles away but has been reported missing. ); The 54th Mass. Infantry Regiment, US Colored Troops (approx. 3.1 miles away); Rev. Steel's Fort (approx. 3½ miles away); Zion Union Cemetery (approx. 3.6 miles away); Fort Davis (approx. 3.6 miles away); Mercersburg (approx. Mercersburg Borough (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Archibald Irwin House (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mercersburg.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles • Military • Native Americans • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,762 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on May 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on June 23, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.