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

The Venango Path

 
 
The Venango Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 15, 2016
1. The Venango Path Marker
Inscription.
“An End and a Beginning”

Erected by the
Pittsburgh Chapter

National Society Daughters
of the American Revolution
To commemorate the
Seventy Fifth Anniversary
of the Founding of the Chapter

November 20, 1891

 
Erected 1891 by The Pittsburgh Chapter, NSDAR.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 26.467′ N, 80° 0.604′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Touch for map. Along the Three Rivers Heritage Trail in Point State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15222, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edith Darlington Ammon (a few steps from this marker); The Site of Fort Pitt (a few steps from this marker); Forks of the Ohio Fort Pitt Blockhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Forbes Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Wall Section Through Rampart of Fort Pitt (within shouting distance of this marker); The Forks of the Ohio
The Venango Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, October 15, 2016
2. The Venango Path Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Duquesne (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); David L. Lawrence (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
Categories. Colonial EraRoads & Vehicles
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 31, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 26, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 211 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 26, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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