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

Stiegel Glass Manufactory

 
 
Stiegel Glass Manufactory Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 9, 2008
1. Stiegel Glass Manufactory Marker
Inscription. On this site, from 1763 to 1774, "Baron" Henry William Stiegel made the glass for which he is famous. Erected in 1763, the building was torn down in 1813.
 
Erected 1962 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 9.529′ N, 76° 23.568′ W. Marker is in Manheim, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Stiegel Street and Charlotte Street, on the right when traveling east on W. Stiegel Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manheim PA 17545, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Heintzelman House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Baron Stiegel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lititz (approx. 4.5 miles away); Elmer Holmes Bobst (approx. 4.5 miles away); John A. Sutter (approx. 4.5 miles away); The Lititz Pharmacopoeia (approx. 4.8 miles away); In Memory of the Brave Soldiers of the Continental Army (approx. 4.8 miles away); The Heritage Center (approx. 4.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Manheim.
 
Also see . . .  Baron Stiegel and American Glass by F. W. Hunter. (Submitted on February 11, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceNotable Persons
 
Whimsical piece of art in the yard at site of Stiegel Glass Factory. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, February 9, 2008
2. Whimsical piece of art in the yard at site of Stiegel Glass Factory.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,308 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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