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

Minquas’ Path

 

—Susquehannock Indian trading route —

 
Minquas’ Path Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, March 14, 2014
1. Minquas’ Path Marker
Inscription.
Near here the trading path leading westward to the Susquehannock Indians crossed Ridley Creek. Thousands of beaver skins were sent yearly to the first Dutch and Swedish posts on the Delaware by this route.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 53.895′ N, 75° 23.249′ W. Marker is in Media, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is at the intersection of Rose Valley Road and Traymore Lane, on the right when traveling south on Rose Valley Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Media PA 19063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Great Trail (here, next to this marker); Rose Valley Historic District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anna Howard Shaw (approx. 0.7 miles away); Delaware County Courthouse (approx. 1.5 miles away); McCain Rally (approx. 1.5 miles away); Delaware County (approx. 1.5 miles away); Soldiers and Sailors of Delaware County Memorial (approx. 1.5 miles away); Ronald Reagan (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Media.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the
Minquas’ Path Marker - Roadside image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, March 14, 2014
2. Minquas’ Path Marker - Roadside
relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Also see . . .  Great Minquas Path - Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 17, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraExplorationIndustry & CommerceNative Americans
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 249 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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