Fort Durkee

Fort Durkee (HMC79)

Location: Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701 Luzerne County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 14.695', W 75° 53.4'

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First fort built by the Connecticut settlers; Begun in April 1796. Used during the first Pennamite War against Pennsylvania authorities. 1769-71. It stood 1000 feet from Ft. Wyoming.
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HM NumberHMC79
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Year Placed1947
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 9:03pm PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 425426 N 4566327
Decimal Degrees41.24491667, -75.89000000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 14.695', W 75° 53.4'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 14' 41.70" N, 75° 53' 24.00" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)570
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 183-201 S River St, Wilkes-Barre PA 18701, US
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