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Berwick in Columbia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Nescopeck

 
 
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By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
1. Nescopeck Marker
Inscription. Name of Shawnee-Delaware Indian village located here. From Braddock's defeat in 1755 until Fort Augusta was built in 1756 it was a rallying point for Indians hostile to the English
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 3.513′ N, 76° 13.51′ W. Marker is in Berwick, Pennsylvania, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of East Front Street (US 11) and Fowler Avenue on East Front Street (US 11). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berwick PA 18603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peter F. Rothermel (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Jackson Mansion (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Nescopeck (approx. half a mile away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. half a mile away); Edith Emaline Orvis (approx. half a mile away); World War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Gene Harvey (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berwick.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative AmericansWar, French and Indian
 
Nescopeck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
2. Nescopeck Marker
Berwick Restaurant image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
3. Berwick Restaurant
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By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
4. Berwick Restaurant
Berwick Restaurant image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 29, 2015
5. Berwick Restaurant
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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