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Mifflinburg in Union County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fought's Mill

 
 
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By Bill Pfingsten, June 15, 2015
1. Fought's Mill Marker
Inscription. The nearby mill is on the site of the earlier mill built in 1771. The original Fought's Mill was a settler's refuge against Indians in Revolutionary days. Here was held Nov. 3, 1776, Buffalo Valley's first election under the Constitution of 1775.
 
Location. 40° 55.258′ N, 77° 2.339′ W. Marker is in Mifflinburg, Pennsylvania, in Union County. Marker is at the intersection of Chestnut Street (Pennsylvania Route 45) and Forest Hill Road, on the right when traveling west on Chestnut Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mifflinburg PA 17844, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Evangelical Church (approx. one mile away); John Jacob LeRoy (approx. 1.2 miles away); Leroy Massacre (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Evangelical Church (approx. 3.8 miles away); Samuel Maclay (approx. 3.9 miles away); Buffalo Church (approx. 4.1 miles away); "Albright's People" (approx. 4.2 miles away); First Church of the Evangelical Association (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mifflinburg.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceNative Americans
 
Fought's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, June 15, 2015
2. Fought's Mill Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 16, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 16, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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