Keyser Creek

Keyser Creek (HM1A37)

Location: Taylor, PA 18517 Lackawanna County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 23.261', W 75° 42.288'

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At this point was established the first white settlement in Lackawanna County. In 1769, Timothy Keys, Solomon Hocksey, Andrew Hickman built homes here. In July, 1778, Keys and others were slain by Indians. The Creek is named for Keys.
HM NumberHM1A37
Year Placed1948
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 5:06pm PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 441073 N 4582034
Decimal Degrees41.38768333, -75.70480000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 23.261', W 75° 42.288'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 23' 15.66" N, 75° 42' 17.28" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)570
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 267-279 N Main St, Taylor PA 18517, US
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