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Junction in Perry County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fort Robinson

 
 
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By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
1. Fort Robinson Marker
Inscription. Pioneers' stronghold built 1755 on land of George Robinson; in use for several years as refuge from Indian attacks. The site was about a mile away on the side road.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 21.52′ N, 77° 22.807′ W. Marker is in Junction, Pennsylvania, in Perry County. Marker is on Shermans Valley Road (PA274/PA850). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Loysville PA 17047, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Loysville Area Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); John Bannister Gibson (approx. 8.9 miles away); William Bigler (approx. 9.9 miles away); Academia/Pomeroy Covered Bridge (approx. 10.6 miles away); Donald Campbell Willard (approx. 10.9 miles away); Carson Long Institute (approx. 10.9 miles away); Carson Long Military Institute (approx. 11 miles away); Perry County Civil War Memorial (approx. 11 miles away).
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesNative AmericansWar, French and Indian
 
Fort Robinson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 8, 2015
2. Fort Robinson Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 18, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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