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Saxton in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Capt. Phillips’ Rangers Memorial

 
 
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By Don Morfe, November 10, 2015
1. Capt. Phillips' Rangers Memorial Marker
Inscription. Graves of ten of Capt. Phillips' militia killed by Indians, July 16, 1780. Administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Erected 1964 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 15.593′ N, 78° 15.973′ W. Marker is in Saxton, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is on Capt. Phillips Memorial Road. Touch for map. This marker is located at the site. Marker is in this post office area: Saxton PA 16678, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Capt. Phillips' Rangers Memorial (here, next to this marker); Phillips' Rangers (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rural Electrification (approx. 10 miles away); Juniata Iron (approx. 11.3 miles away); Martin G. Brumbaugh (approx. 11.3 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 12.8 miles away); Frankstown (approx. 13.1 miles away); Blair County (approx. 13.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saxton.
 
More about this marker. This state historical marker is down for maintenance.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
Capt. Phillips' Rangers Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 10, 2015
2. Capt. Phillips' Rangers Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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