Fort Wadell

Fort Wadell (HM514)

Location: St Thomas, PA 17252 Franklin County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 54.671', W 77° 49.244'

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One of a line of forts built by settlers in this region for refuge from Indian attacks following Braddock's defeat in 1755. It stood just to the north.
HM NumberHM514
Year Placed1947
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 11:27am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 258893 N 4421709
Decimal Degrees39.91118333, -77.82073333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 54.671', W 77° 49.244'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 54' 40.26" N, 77° 49' 14.64" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6591 U.S. 30, St Thomas PA 17252, US
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