Fort Presque Isle

Fort Presque Isle (HMRHJ)

Location: Erie, PA 16507 Erie County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 7.957', W 80° 4.613'

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Two forts stood four blocks north. French fort, built by Marin, 1753, abandoned 1759. British fort, built by Colonel Bouquet, 1760, and captured 1763 by Pontiac's Indians. The French Road to Fort Le Boeuf began there.
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HM NumberHMRHJ
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Year Placed1946
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 2:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 576291 N 4664912
Decimal Degrees42.13261667, -80.07688333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 7.957', W 80° 4.613'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 7' 57.42" N, 80° 4' 36.78" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 382-398 E 6th St, Erie PA 16507, US
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