Raystown PathTo capture Fort Duquesne, General Forbes marched an army, in 1758, from his main base at Carlisle to the forks of the Ohio. He followed as closely as he could with army wagons, the Raystown Indian and traders Path, widened by axemen under Colonel Henry Bouquet.
|Series||This marker is part of the Forbes Road series|
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 5:08pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 311708 N 4452461|
|Decimal Degrees||40.20143333, -77.21228333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 12.086', W 77° 12.737'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 12' 5.16" N, 77° 12' 44.22" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1225 Ritner Hwy, Carlisle PA 17013, US|
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