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Water Street in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Frankstown Path

 
 
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By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
1. Frankstown Path Marker
Inscription. The path turned south, up the Frankstown Branch of Juniata. The Warriors Path from Great Island came in at Water Street, so named because the river bed was used as a passage through Tusseys Mountain.
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 34.258′ N, 78° 8.055′ W. Marker is in Water Street, Pennsylvania, in Huntingdon County. Marker is on William Penn Highway (US 22). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria PA 16611, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Juniata Iron (within shouting distance of this marker); Hart's Log (approx. 2.3 miles away); Martin G. Brumbaugh (approx. 7.4 miles away); Founders Hall (approx. 7.9 miles away); Smithfield Township World War Memorial (approx. 8 miles away); Rural Electrification (approx. 8.4 miles away); Fred Waring (approx. 8.8 miles away); McMurtrie Mansion (approx. 8.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Frankstown Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
2. Frankstown Path Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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