Monroe County

Monroe County (HM1MR1)

Location: Stroudsburg, PA 18360 Monroe County
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N 40° 59.196', W 75° 11.686'

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Formed April 1, 1836 out of Northampton and Pike counties. Named for President James Monroe. Site of Indian raids, 1755-82, and of a segment of Sullivan's March. Pocono Mountains famed as a resort area. County seat, Stroudsburg, was incorporated in 1815.
HM NumberHM1MR1
Year Placed1983
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 at 9:04am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 483616 N 4537287
Decimal Degrees40.98660000, -75.19476667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 59.196', W 75° 11.686'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 59' 11.76" N, 75° 11' 41.16" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)570
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 676-690 Monroe St, Stroudsburg PA 18360, US
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