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Thomas Butler

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2009
1. Thomas Butler Marker
Inscription. On this lot Thomas Butler had his home and gunshop about 1764; the latter still stands to the rear. Butler and five sons, all officers, served in the Revolution. Often referred to as the “Fighting Butlers.”
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 12.108′ N, 77° 11.533′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on High Street (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 W. High Street, Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The High Street Train Stations (within shouting distance of this marker); James Wilson (within shouting distance of this marker); Cumberland County Historical Society & Hamilton Library Association (within shouting distance of this marker); Centenary Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carlisle's 250th Anniversary Mural (about 300 feet away); George Washington (about 300 feet away); Prelude to Gettysburg (about 400 feet away); The Carlisle Theatre (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Thomas Butler Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2009
2. Thomas Butler Marker
Thomas Butler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 7, 2010
3. Thomas Butler Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 779 times since then and 86 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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