Fort Penn

Fort Penn (HM1D9)

Location: Stroudsburg, PA 18360 Monroe County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 59.142', W 75° 11.593'

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Named for Governor John Penn, and replacing Fort Hamilton, the fort stood nearby. In 1763, it was garrisoned by Provincial troops. Later it served as refuge from attacks following the Battle of Wyoming, July 3, 1778.
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HM NumberHM1D9
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Year Placed1967
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 4:27pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 483746 N 4537187
Decimal Degrees40.98570000, -75.19321667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 59.142', W 75° 11.593'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 59' 8.52" N, 75° 11' 35.58" W
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Area Code(s)570
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600 Main St, Stroudsburg PA 18360, US
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