Fort Manada

Fort Manada (HM832)

Location: Grantville, PA 17028 Dauphin County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 23.706', W 76° 41.003'

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In this vicinity stood James Brown's log house-fort, named Fort Manda when garrisoned as an outpost of Fort Swatara from January, 1756 to May, 1757. Its usual complement consisted of 21 officers and men. No description of the fort has survived.
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HM NumberHM832
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Year Placed1970
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 2:32pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 357135 N 4472971
Decimal Degrees40.39510000, -76.68338333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 23.706', W 76° 41.003'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 23' 42.36" N, 76° 41' 0.18" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9067-9419 Mountain Rd, Grantville PA 17028, US
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