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Wyalusing in Bradford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lime Hill

 
 
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By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
1. Lime Hill Marker
Inscription. Here Apr. 14, 1782, a party led by Sgt. Thos. Baldwin tried to rescue a woman and her children held as Indian captives. In a four-hour battle, three children were saved but the mother was killed.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 43.403′ N, 76° 17.454′ W. Marker is in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania, in Bradford County. Marker is on Grand Army of the Republic Hwy (US 6). Touch for map. The marker is located at Lime Hill. Marker is in this post office area: Wyalusing PA 18853, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Battle of Lime Hill (here, next to this marker); Limehill Battlefield / Joseph Elliott (here, next to this marker); Camptown Races (approx. 0.3 miles away); Azilum (approx. 0.6 miles away); Asylum (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Asylum (approx. 1.4 miles away); Warriors Path (approx. 2.4 miles away); Communities Connected by Water (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wyalusing.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
Lime Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
2. Lime Hill Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 201 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 11, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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