Forbes Road

Forbes Road (HMRDJ)

Location: Pittsburgh, PA 15239 Allegheny County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 27.599', W 79° 45.165'

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Bouquet's Breastworks

The last base of General Forbes' army. After crossing nearly "two hundred miles of wild and unknown country," the army entered Fort Duquesne on November 25, 1758.
Series This marker is part of the Forbes Road series
Year Placed1952
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 10:56pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 605748 N 4479559
Decimal Degrees40.45998333, -79.75275000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 27.599', W 79° 45.165'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 27' 35.94" N, 79° 45' 9.90" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)412, 724
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 301 Old Frankstown Rd, Pittsburgh PA 15239, US
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