“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Catawissa in Columbia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Catawissa Friends Meeting

Catawissa Friends Meeting Marker image. Click for full size.
August 11, 2011
1. Catawissa Friends Meeting Marker
Inscription. The nearby friends meeting-house, built about 1775, was the place of worship for early Quaker settlers among the pioneers of this region. Catawissa itself was laid out by William Hughes, a Berks County Quaker.
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 57.052′ N, 76° 27.686′ W. Marker is in Catawissa, Pennsylvania, in Columbia County. Marker is on South Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Catawissa PA 17820, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort McClure (approx. 3.1 miles away); Wyoming Path (approx. 3.1 miles away); Bloomsburg Historic District (approx. 3.6 miles away); Columbia County (approx. 3.6 miles away); Columbia County Courthouse (approx. 3.6 miles away); Fort Wheeler (approx. 5.4 miles away); Montgomery House (approx. 8.1 miles away); The North Branch Canal (approx. 8.2 miles away).
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Credits. This page originally submitted on . This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 75 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on . • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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