Captain John E. Cook

Captain John E. Cook (HMC)

Location: Mont Alto, PA 17237 Franklin County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 50.419', W 77° 32.682'

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Near this spot Captain John E. Cook, of John Brown's Army of Liberation, was captured and disarmed on October 25, 1859 by Daniel Logan and others. He was hanged at Charlestown, Virginia, December 16, 1859.
HM NumberHMC
Historical Period19th Century
Historical PlaceOther
Marker TypeOther
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleCarved Stone
Year Placed1909
Placed ByKittichtinny Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 2:43am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] DOUGLAS MOWEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 282306 N 4413115
Decimal Degrees39.84031667, -77.54470000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 50.419', W 77° 32.682'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 50' 25.14" N, 77° 32' 40.92" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600-610 PA-233, Mont Alto PA 17237, US
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