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Morrisville in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

William Penn

 
 
William Penn Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2010
1. William Penn Monument
Inscription.

To celebrate the 300th birthday of Pennsylvania
Founded by William Penn
Presented to the Citizens of the Commonwealth
through the generosity of the Grundy Foundation

October 1982


 
Erected 1982 by Welcome Society of Pennsylvania and the Grundy Foundation.
 
Location. 40° 8.107′ N, 74° 46.174′ W. Marker is in Morrisville, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Click for map. Monument is on the grounds of Pennsbury Manor. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Pennsbury Memorial Road, Morrisville PA 19067, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pennsbury (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Best (about 400 feet away); Colonial Philadelphia Watercraft (about 400 feet away); William Penn, Shipbuilder (about 400 feet away); Colonial Shipbuilder's Tools (about 400 feet away); William Penn and His Indian Neighbors (about 400 feet away); Lenni-Lenape (Delaware) Indians (about 400 feet away); William Penn's Personal Sailing Barge (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Morrisville.
 
Also see . . .
1. William Penn, America's First Great Champion for Liberty and Peace.
William Penn Monument Inscription image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2010
2. William Penn Monument Inscription
(Submitted on April 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. William Penn MSS at Historical Society of Pennsylvania. (Submitted on April 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Pennsbury Manor. (Submitted on April 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraPoliticsSettlements & Settlers
 
William Penn Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2010
3. William Penn Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 159 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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