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Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Manor of Maske

 
 
Manor of Maske Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
1. Manor of Maske Marker
Inscription.
This site
was part of the
Manor of Maske
warranted by
John, Richard, and
Thomas Penn
Proprietors of Pennsylvania
June 18, 1741
Surveyed
January 17-30, 1766
Containing 43,500 acres

(Around the edges are the survey annotations):
North 3842 Perches
East 1900 Perches
South 3954 Purches
Along Mason Dixon Line 1887 Purches
 
Erected 1991 by Adams County Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 46.094′ N, 77° 16.228′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Emmitsburg Road (Business U.S. 15), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First U.S. Cavalry (approx. half a mile away); Second U.S. Cavalry (approx. 0.6 miles away); Reserve Brigade (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sixth U.S. Cavalry (approx. 0.6 miles away); Battery K, First U.S. Artillery (approx. 0.6 miles away); 1st & 2d Regiments United States Cavalry (approx. 0.7 miles away); 6th Pennsylvania Cavalry (approx. 0.9 miles away); Fifth U.S. Cavalry (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Manor of Maske Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, November 11, 2008
2. Manor of Maske Marker
The plaque stands to the left of the door on the building.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 718 times since then and 69 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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