Captain John E. Cook

Captain John E. Cook (HMC)

Location: Mont Alto, PA 17237 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 50.419', W 77° 32.682'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 341 views
Pictures
Photo Credits: [1] DOUGLAS MOWEN  
Inscription
Near this spot Captain John E. Cook, of John Brown's Army of Liberation, was captured and disarmed on October 25, 1859 by Daniel Logan and others. He was hanged at Charlestown, Virginia, December 16, 1859.
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Details
HM NumberHMC
Tags
Historical Period19th Century
Historical PlaceOther
Marker TypeOther
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleCarved Stone
Year Placed1909
Placed ByKittichtinny Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 2:43am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 282306 N 4413115
Decimal Degrees39.84031667, -77.54470000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 50.419', W 77° 32.682'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 50' 25.14" N, 77° 32' 40.92" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600-610 PA-233, Mont Alto PA 17237, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. This marker could use another picture or two.
  2. Is this marker part of a series?