Fort Hand

Fort Hand (HM1HT7)

Location: Apollo, PA 15613 Westmoreland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 32.811', W 79° 36.363'

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Only fort erected in Westmoreland County by Continental Congress

Blockhouse surrounded by stockade with wall guns

Named for Gen. Edward Hand
HM NumberHM1HT7
Year Placed1934
Placed ByDaughters of the American Revolution Fort Hand Chapter
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Date Added Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 at 9:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 618034 N 4489388
Decimal Degrees40.54685000, -79.60605000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 32.811', W 79° 36.363'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 32' 48.66" N, 79° 36' 21.78" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)724
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 972-998 Pine Run Rd, Apollo PA 15613, US
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