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

Joseph Priestley House

 
 
Joseph Priestley House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
1. Joseph Priestley House Marker
Inscription. Home, 1794 - 1804 of the noted English scientist.

Administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 53.432′ N, 76° 47.401′ W. Marker is in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, in Northumberland County. Marker is on Priestley Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Northumberland PA 17857, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pennsylvania Canal (approx. half a mile away); Wyoming Path (approx. 0.6 miles away); Joseph Priestley (approx. 0.7 miles away); Shikellamy (approx. 0.9 miles away); Fort Augusta (approx. one mile away); Thompson's Rifle Battalion: (approx. one mile away); The Sullivan Expedition (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Shikellamy (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Northumberland.
 
Categories. Science & Medicine

 
Joseph Priestley House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
2. Joseph Priestley House Marker
In this house
Lived Worked Died
Joseph Priestley
Born 1733 Died 1804
Clergyman Scientist Author
Discoverer of Oxygen
Joseph Priestley House and Museum image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
3. Joseph Priestley House and Museum
House was built for $6,100 and featured inside shutters. It also included Priestley's laboratory
Joseph Priestley House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
4. Joseph Priestley House
National Historic Chemical Landmark
Joseph Priestley House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
5. Joseph Priestley House
American Chemical Society
Joseph Priestley House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
6. Joseph Priestley House Marker
Joseph Priestley Grave image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
7. Joseph Priestley Grave
New grave marker erected 1971.
Joseph Priestley's Original Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, August 22, 2015
8. Joseph Priestley's Original Grave Marker
Text is blocked by newer marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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