Chambersburg

Chambersburg (HM52O)

Location: Chambersburg, PA 17201 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.352', W 77° 38.705'

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Settled 1734 by Benjamin Chambers, who laid out "Chambers Town" in 1764. Seat of Franklin County since 1784. Scene of Civil War events: Raided by "Jeb" Stuart, 1862; occupied by Confederates in 1863; and burned by them in 1864.
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HM NumberHM52O
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Year Placed1948
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 12:23pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 274056 N 4426209
Decimal Degrees39.95586667, -77.64508333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.352', W 77° 38.705'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 21.12" N, 77° 38' 42.30" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1801-1827 US-11, Chambersburg PA 17201, US
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