Fort McDowell

Fort McDowell (HM510)

Location: Mercersburg, PA 17236 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 52.484', W 77° 52.301'

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John McDowell's mill, stockaded in 1755 by local settlers. Used by Provincial authorities until building of Fort Loudon, 1756. Starting point of Col. Burd's road to the West, 1755.
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HM NumberHM510
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Year Placed1947
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 9:33am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 254408 N 4417801
Decimal Degrees39.87473333, -77.87168333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 52.484', W 77° 52.301'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 52' 29.04" N, 77° 52' 18.06" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3300-3496 Lemar Rd, Mercersburg PA 17236, US
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