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

Snyder County

 
 
Snyder County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 24, 2011
1. Snyder County Marker
Inscription. Formed March 2, 1855 out of Union County. The name honors Simon Snyder (Governor, 1808-17) who made his home in Selinsgrove. The county seat of Middleburg was laid out 1800, incorporated 1864. County was scene of the Penns Creek Massacre of 1755.
 
Erected 1982 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 47.516′ N, 77° 2.789′ W. Marker is in Middleburg, Pennsylvania, in Snyder County. Marker is at the intersection of West Market Street (U.S. 522) and South Main Street (U.S. 522), on the right when traveling east on West Market Street. Click for map. The marker is located in front of the Snyder County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9 West Market Street, Middleburg PA 17842, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Schoch Blockhouse (approx. 4.1 miles away); Evangelical Church (approx. 6.6 miles away); First Printing House of the Evangelical Association (approx. 6.7 miles away); "Albright's People" (approx. 6.7 miles away); First Church Building and Printing House of the Evangelical Association
Wide view of the Snyder County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 24, 2011
2. Wide view of the Snyder County Marker
(approx. 6.7 miles away); First Church of the Evangelical Association (approx. 6.7 miles away); United Methodist Sites in New Berlin (approx. 6.7 miles away); Leroy Massacre (approx. 7.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Snyder County. Welcome to Snyder County, PA ...preserving the past while building for the future... (Submitted on June 27, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.) 

2. Snyder County Historical Society - County History. (Submitted on June 27, 2011, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Political Subdivisions
 
Snyder County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 24, 2011
3. Snyder County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 329 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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