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Braddock in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Braddock's Spring

 
 
Braddock's Spring Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 13, 2016
1. Braddock's Spring Marker
Inscription.
was located near this tablet.
Here General Braddock was refreshed
and the wounds bathed that he received
in the Battle of Braddock's Defeat.
July, 9, 1755,
From these injuries he died
July 13, 1755
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Erected 1917. That year being the
50th anniversary of Braddock Borough, the
25th anniversary of Rankin Borough, and also the
175th anniversary of the First white settlement
West of the Alleghany Mountains.

 
Erected 1917.
 
Location. 40° 23.821′ N, 79° 51.571′ W. Marker is in Braddock, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from Braddock Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1300 Braddock Avenue, Braddock PA 15104, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edgar Thomson Plant (here, next to this marker); Joe Magarac 1940 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Great Steel Strike of 1919 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Braddock Carnegie Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); Braddock's Defeat (approx. half a mile away);
Braddock's Spring Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 13, 2016
2. Braddock's Spring Marker
Colonel George Washington Monument (approx. half a mile away); Braddock's Field (approx. half a mile away); Kennywood's Thunderbolt (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Braddock.
 
Categories. War, French and Indian
 
Braddock's Spring Marker<br>Edgar Thomson Works image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 13, 2016
3. Braddock's Spring Marker
Edgar Thomson Works
Mantle Piece image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 13, 2016
4. Mantle Piece
Edgar Thomson Works
Superintendents Club
Organized Oct. 15th 1899
1882 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 13, 2016
5. 1882
Animated Sign<br>Braddock image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 13, 2016
6. Animated Sign
Braddock
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 313 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 19, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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