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Bainbridge in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Conoy Indian Town
 
Conoy Indian Town Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 24, 2008
1. Conoy Indian Town Marker
 
Inscription. From about 1718-1743, the Conoy Indian Tribe had its settlement slightly to the west of here. Closely related to the Nanticoke Tribe, with whom they eventually merged, the Conoy Indians gradually migrated into Pennsylvania from the area of Chesapeake Bay.
 
Erected 1967 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 5.157′ N, 76° 39.593′ W. Marker is in Bainbridge, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on River Road PA 441 0.2 miles south of Division Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bainbridge PA 17502, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, as the crow flies. Samuel S. Haldeman (approx. half a mile away); Codorus Furnace (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Codorus Furnace (approx. 3 miles away); Simon Cameron (approx. 4.1 miles away); In honor of those who served our country in Korea & Vietnam (approx. 4.2 miles away); Honor Roll (approx. 4.2 miles away); In honor of those who served in the World War (approx. 4.2 miles away); Nuclear Accident at Three Mile Island (approx. 5.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Access Genealogy - Conoy Indian Tribe History. (Submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Conoy Creek Photo, Click for full size
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 24, 2008
2. Conoy Creek
This creek empties into the Susquehanna River, just a short distance away.
 

2. Conoy Indian Town - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,482 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
 
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