Shannopin Town

Shannopin Town (HMRE8)

Location: Pittsburgh, PA 15201 Allegheny County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 28.181', W 79° 57.819'

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Name of a Delaware Indian village that covered this site from about 1731 to the French occupation, 1754. It was the Allegheny River terminus of the Raystown Indian and Traders Path from Carlisle to the west.
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HM NumberHMRE8
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Year Placed1958
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 12:56pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 587854 N 4480405
Decimal Degrees40.46968333, -79.96365000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 28.181', W 79° 57.819'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 28' 10.86" N, 79° 57' 49.14" W
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Area Code(s)412, 724
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 132-162 40th St, Pittsburgh PA 15201, US
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