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York in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

McClean House

 
 
McClean House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
1. McClean House Marker
Inscription. On this site stood the house of Archibald McClean; surveyor for the Penns, county officer, and ardent patriot. Traditionally the Treasury of U.S., 1777-1778, while York was national capital.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 57.757′ N, 76° 43.659′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Market Street (Pennsylvania Route 462) and George Street (Interstate 83), on the left when traveling east on E. Market Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: York PA 17403, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Articles of Confederation (here, next to this marker); York surrenders to save city (a few steps from this marker); Continental Treasury (a few steps from this marker); The Underground Railroad and Precursors to War (within shouting distance of this marker); Black Horse Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Provincial Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Globe Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); York and York County World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in York.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
York as it appeared in 1777 image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
2. York as it appeared in 1777
This drawing is part of a mural in the York Visitor's Center on W. Market St. near Pershing Ave.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,259 times since then and 24 times this year. Last updated on , by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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