Bushy Run Battlefield

Also known as: Bushy Run State Park
2 mi. E of Harrison City on PA 993, Harrison City, Pennsylvania

Photos 

Photo taken by Brian McKee

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Fought in 1763, the Battle of Bushy Run was a decisive British victory during "Pontiac's Rebellion", the best-organized 18th-century campaign by Native Americans against Anglo-American frontier settlements. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, October 9, 1960

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000696
Area of significance
Military
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Site
Historic function
Fortification
Current function
Park
Period of significance
1750-1799
Significant year
1763
Number of properties
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing objects: 2

Update Log 

  • August 22, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • August 8, 2010: New photos from Brian McKee

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