Chambersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1948 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 57.352′ N, 77° 38.705′ W. Marker is in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of US 11 and Roland Ave., on the right when traveling south on US 11. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chambersburg PA 17201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Margaret Cochran Corbin (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gettysburg Campaign (about 600 feet away); Wilson College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Falling Spring Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Joseph Winters (approx. 1.4 miles away); John Brown (approx. 1.4 miles away); Old Franklin County Jail (approx. 1.4 miles away); King Street Church (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chambersburg.
Also see . . . Welcome to the Borough of Chambersburg. Official Website (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil •
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 1,194 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on December 13, 2011, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania.