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

Old Log Building

 
 
Old Log Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, May 18, 2008
1. Old Log Building Marker
Inscription. The one-and-a-half story structure that stands about 100 yds. north of here is one of the oldest buildings in Waynesboro. Built for a schoolhouse and church between 1770 and 1780 by John Bourns. Later used as dwelling.
 
Erected 1955 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 45.125′ N, 77° 34.256′ W. Marker is in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Main Street and Roadside Ave., on the right when traveling west on E. Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waynesboro PA 17268, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gettysburg Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); John Wallace, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nearby On This Tract of Land Called Mount Vernon (approx. mile away); Snow Hill Cloister (approx. 2.7 miles away); Dr. Henry Harbaugh (approx. 2.9 miles away); a different marker also named Dr. Henry Harbaugh (approx. 3.1 miles away); Old Trolley Line (approx. 4 miles away); War Returns to South Mountain (approx. 4.1 miles away in Maryland). Click for a list of all markers in Waynesboro.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraEducationNotable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
Old Log Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 14, 2016
2. Old Log Building Marker
Old Log Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 14, 2016
3. Old Log Building Marker
Old Log Building image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, May 18, 2008
4. Old Log Building
Log Meeting House Circa 1780 image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, May 18, 2008
5. Log Meeting House Circa 1780
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,099 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2, 3. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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