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

Centre Square Drinking Fountain

Milford National Historic District-Registered 1998

 

—Historic Preservation Trust of Pike County —

 
Centre Square Drinking Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
1. Centre Square Drinking Fountain Marker
Inscription. Sculpted from blocks of bluestone in 1911 for the Village Improvement Association. This fountain was erected originally at curbside, to provide drinking water to horses in front, pedestrians in back and dogs on either side.
 
Location. 41° 19.473′ N, 74° 48.02′ W. Marker is in Milford, Pennsylvania, in Pike County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (US 6) and High Street on Broad Street (US 6). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milford PA 18337, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (here, next to this marker); Old Stone Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Judge John Biddis (within shouting distance of this marker); Pike County (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel Fauchère (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Milford (approx. 0.6 miles away); Gifford Pinchot (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Gifford Pinchot (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Milford.
 
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Centre Square Drinking Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
2. Centre Square Drinking Fountain Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 134 times since then and 16 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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