Chambersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Underground Railroad Activity in Chambersburg
Erected 2002 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 56.257′ N, 77° 39.669′ W. Marker is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of US 30 and Main Street, on the right when traveling west on US 30. Touch for map. Marker is on the northeast corner of square. Marker is in this post office area: Chambersburg PA 17201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. French & Indian War – Revolutionary War – War of 1812 (a few steps from this marker); War Between the States (a few steps from this marker); Finding Your Way (a few steps from this marker); U.S.S. Maine Memorial Mexican War – Spanish American War – World War (a few steps from this marker); World War II – Korean Conflict – Vietnam Conflict (a few steps from this marker); Union Soldiers of Franklin County (a few steps from this marker); Chambersburg Founded A.D. 1764 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chambersburg.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,262 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2, 3. submitted on August 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 4. submitted on May 4, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia.