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Old 05-28-2009, 07:50 AM   #76
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Sure is helpful

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I put together a list of all the markers gathered so far:

Abijah Smith & Company
Allegany Portage
Austin Flo...
...Wyoming-Minisink Path
As we add more and more pages of markers it's getting like the old game of "Simon" where you have to remember what you saw, but for us we don't use those again.
Are you going to keep the list updated?

Scyclad can we sticky the link on the first post for easier location?
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Old 05-28-2009, 07:36 PM   #77
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I can try to keep the lsit updated if you promise to use it. lol
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showp...4&postcount=44

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As we add more and more pages of markers it's getting like the old game of "Simon" where you have to remember what you saw, but for us we don't use those again.
Are you going to keep the list updated?

Scyclad can we sticky the link on the first post for easier location?
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Old 05-28-2009, 08:02 PM   #78
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Dah what a dumb a**

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I can try to keep the lsit updated if you promise to use it. lol
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showp...4&postcount=44
My bad I got carried away trying out my new wifi netbook and didn't have the list with me. I won't do this again, I promise.
I deleted the offending post.
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Old 05-28-2009, 08:05 PM   #79
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Wifi

Do you have a card that lets you conenct from anywhere or do you have to search out a place with free wifi? If you have the card whats the monthly cost ?
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Old 05-31-2009, 10:12 AM   #80
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Old 05-31-2009, 11:08 AM   #81
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Sullivan must have done some marching. I posted the one that is in downtown Tunkhannock, where is this marker located. I'm fairly new to NEPA, and this is all good history for me.
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Old 05-31-2009, 12:14 PM   #82
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There's quite a few near me, here's another.
On Rt 202 N just outside of Doylestown.
But I tend to think this ones just a bit....:ymca



After all New Hope is just down the road and anybody familar with that
town knows they really like their show tunes!!

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Old 05-31-2009, 02:15 PM   #83
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Sullivan must have done some marching. I posted the one that is in downtown Tunkhannock, where is this marker located. I'm fairly new to NEPA, and this is all good history for me.
Rt 6 between Wyalusing and Wysox, there's quite a few along Rt 6.
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Old 05-31-2009, 06:39 PM   #84
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Capt. Phillips' Rangers Memorial


Dedicated: Wednesday, September 02, 1964
County: Bedford
Marker Type: Roadside

Location: At site, Pa. 26, 2 miles NW of Saxton

Marker Text: Graves of ten of Capt. Phillips' militia killed by Indians, July 16, 1780. Administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.


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Old 05-31-2009, 06:52 PM   #85
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Portage Railroad View
Dedicated: Tuesday, August 19, 1947
County: Cambria
Marker Type: Roadside
Categories: Railroads, Transportation
GPS Coordinates: LNG: -78.57277, LAT: 40.45747


Location: Wm. Penn Hwy. (SR 2014 / old U.S. 22) at Portage Rd., just E of Cresson

Marker Text: Here was No. 5 of the ten inclined planes used to carry canal boats by rail, Hollidaysburg to Johnstown. The road to Lilly follows closely the route of the Portage Railroad over the mountain to Johnstown.






Gallitzin Spring View
Dedicated: Tuesday, April 01, 1947
County: Blair
Marker Type: Roadside
Categories: Early Settlement, Religion
GPS Coordinates: LNG: -78.52648, LAT: 40.44576


Location: SR 3012 eastbound (old U.S. 22) 1 mile E of Cresson

Marker Text: The spring opposite here was a favorite stopping place of Prince Gallitzin, noted prince-priest and missionary, who founded the settlement at Loretto in 1792. He was also known as Father Smith. Buried at Loretto, site of his chapel.



I am gonna have some fun with this thread , there are a friggin' ton of these in my area , all cool spots as well.
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Old 06-06-2009, 04:54 PM   #86
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