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Seven Valleys in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Glatfelter Station

Heritage Trail County Park

 

—York County, Pennsylvania —

 
Glatfelter Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 31, 2015
1. Glatfelter Station Marker
Inscription. Casper Glattfelder and his family migrated from Glattfelden, Switzerland in 1743 and settled across this creek in Cordorus Township about 1747.

Through the generosity of Arthur J. Glatfelter and in cooperation with the Board of Directors of the Casper Glattfelder Association of America, this tract of land was made available to the York County Department of Parks and Recreation for the development of the Heritage Rail Trail parking for the use and enjoyment of the public.
 
Erected 2004 by The Casper Glattfelder Association of America.
 
Location. 39° 52.409′ N, 76° 44.904′ W. Marker is in Seven Valleys, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on Glatfelters Station Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Seven Valleys PA 17360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of Commercial Ice Cream Production (approx. 1.8 miles away); Hanover Junction Vital Crossroads (approx. 2.6 miles away); 3-inch Rifles (approx. 2.6 miles away); Hanover Junction (approx. 2.6 miles away); York Iron Company Mine (approx. 3.8 miles

Glatfelter Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 31, 2015
2. Glatfelter Station Marker
away); York Imperial Apple (approx. 3.9 miles away); York (approx. 5.2 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 5.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Seven Valleys.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 211 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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