Phineus Cobb


Physical Description

My name is Phineus Cobb. I am a special correspondent for the Pennsylvania Gazette, assigned to cover the present war now being waged between the forces of his Royal Highness, George II of Great Britain, and those of his most Christian Majesty, Louis XV of France.

Specific History

Phineus Cobb is portrayed by Fred Threlfall. A Pittsburgh native, Fred majored in history at Slippery Rock University and served for a number of years as a seasonal park ranger at Fort Necessity National Battlefield. He is an artist and an experienced speaker, and he has several prints available for purchase. Write to Fred Threlfall, 1326 Woodland Dr., Monroeville, PA 15146 for more information.


French and Indian War 250, Inc.


Photo by Charles Hall