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

Stourbridge Lion

 
 
Stourbridge Lion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
1. Stourbridge Lion Marker
Inscription. A replica of the famous Stourbridge Lion, first locomotive run on rails in the U.S., 1829, is housed here. Beside it is the Eclipse, original passenger coach on the D & H Gravity Railroad.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 34.334′ N, 75° 15.332′ W. Marker is in Honesdale, Pennsylvania, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (US 6) and 8th Street on Main Street (US 6). Click for map. This marker is outside of the museum of the Wayne County Historical Society, Honesdale PA. Marker is in this post office area: Honesdale PA 18431, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Delaware & Hudson Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln Nomination (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wayne County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wayne County Civil War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Heroes of 1776-Residents of Wayne County (approx. 0.3 miles away); 1829 Stourbridge Lion (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Stourbridge Lion (approx. 0.4 miles away); Honesdale (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Honesdale.
 
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Stourbridge Lion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
2. Stourbridge Lion Marker
here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 140 times since then and 6 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 October 29, 2016.
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