Fort Necessity National Battlefield

11 mi. E of Uniontown on U.S. 40
Uniontown, Pennsylvania

Historic Document

Fort Necessity National Battlefield is located in Fayette County, Pennsylvania certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Battle Site. Fort Necessity National Battlefield was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Person and its significance in Military, Exploration/Settlement.

Fort Necessity National Battlefield Information

Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Washington,George
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1754, 1755
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Fort Necessity National Battlefield Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9028
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 5
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Uniontown Historic Locations Fayette County Historic Locations Pennsylvania Historic Locations