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Near Berlin in Somerset County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Deeter's Gap

 
 
Deeter's Gap Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 21, 2013
1. Deeter's Gap Marker
Inscription. John Deeter, Revolutionary War Vet and pioneer, settled here in 1783. He sawed lumber, cut millstones and farmed along Deeter's Run, highest headwater of the West Branch of the Juniata River.
 
Erected by Family and Berlin Area Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 56.124′ N, 78° 52.024′ W. Marker is near Berlin, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is on Glades Pike (Pennsylvania Route 31) 0.1 miles west of Deeter Gap Road (County Route 1013), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berlin PA 15530, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away); Berlin (approx. 4.9 miles away); General Robert Philson (approx. 5 miles away); Jeremiah S. Black (approx. 5.1 miles away); Mayday! (approx. 8.2 miles away); America Attacked! (approx. 8.2 miles away); “We're going to do something.” (approx. 8.2 miles away); The Investigation (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berlin.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Deeter's Gap Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 21, 2013
2. Deeter's Gap Marker
Deeter's Gap Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 21, 2013
3. Deeter's Gap Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 24, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2016, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 101 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 19, 2016, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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