Jenkins Fort

Jenkins Fort (HM6RK)

Location: Townsend, PA 18643 Luzerne County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 19.667', W 75° 47.577'

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This stone marks the site of
"Jenkins Fort"
One of the Revolutionary defenses of
Wyoming against the invasion of the
British, Indians, and Tories.
Constructed - 1776 - Burned - 1778.
Erected by Dial Rock Chapter
Daughters of the American
Revolution, Oct 12 - 1900.
May the sacrifice and sufferings
of a patriot ancestry be ever
remembered by their descendants.
HM NumberHM6RK
Year Placed1900
Placed ByDial Rock Chapter, Daughers of the American Revolution
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 1:12am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 433642 N 4575448
Decimal Degrees41.32778333, -75.79295000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 19.667', W 75° 47.577'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 19' 40.02" N, 75° 47' 34.62" W
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Area Code(s)570
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 716 Susquehanna Ave, Townsend PA 18643, US
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