Fort Marshall

Fort Marshall (HM50J)

Location: Mercersburg, PA 17236 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 46.633', W 77° 55.53'

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This settlers' refuge, located near Warm Spring Indian Trail, was built about 1755 on the land of William Marshall. It was used as a station in the daily military patrol to guard the southwestern frontier of the Conococheague Settlement from raids in French and Indian War days. Site is .4 mile SE of here.
HM NumberHM50J
Year Placed1946
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 8:52am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 249450 N 4407125
Decimal Degrees39.77721667, -77.92550000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 46.633', W 77° 55.53'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 46' 37.98" N, 77° 55' 31.80" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 11525-11547 Shimpstown Rd, Mercersburg PA 17236, US
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