Walking Purchase

Walking Purchase (HM1M7Q)

Location: Newtown, PA 18940 Bucks County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 15.978', W 74° 58.956'

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Starting here at sunrise, Sept. 19, 1737, Marshall, Yeates, and Jennings set out on the "Indian Walk." In one and a half days, Edward Marshall reached a point beyond present Mauch Chunk, some 65 miles to the north and west.
HM NumberHM1M7Q
Year Placed1949
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 10:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 501479 N 4457314
Decimal Degrees40.26630000, -74.98260000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 15.978', W 74° 58.956'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 15' 58.68" N, 74° 58' 57.36" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 565-599 PA-413, Newtown PA 18940, US
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