Fort Necessity National Battlefield publishes a variety of brochures and site bulletins. Many of these publications may be downloaded from this page. To download the park's newspapers click here.
French and Indian War
Did You Know?
When James Sampey, the tavern keeper at the Mount Washington Tavern, died he had eight children ranging from an infant to a 24 year old. His wife, Rebecca, took over the operation of the tavern. Thomas Searight noted that “in many instances widows kept the best taverns along” the National Road.