Forty Fort

Forty Fort (HMCDG)

Location: Forty Fort, PA 18704 Luzerne County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 17.114', W 75° 52.39'

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Named for the forty Connecticut settlers of 1769. Begun in 1770. The Wyoming Massacre followed its surrender to Maj. Butler's force of British, Tories, and Indians, July 4, 1779.
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HM NumberHMCDG
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Year Placed1947
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 8:50pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 426882 N 4570789
Decimal Degrees41.28523333, -75.87316667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 17.114', W 75° 52.39'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 17' 6.84" N, 75° 52' 23.40" W
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Area Code(s)570
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1285-1295 Wyoming Ave, Forty Fort PA 18704, US
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