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

Shoemaker Bridge

 
 
Shoemaker Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
1. Shoemaker Bridge Marker
Inscription. At this place was the first flour mill in this valley. Built by John Alward about 1772. Destroyed by Indians, 1779. The second mill built on the same site by Henry Shoemaker, 1763. The third mill built about 1800 by Jacob, son of Henry Shoemaker. Owned and operated by Shoemakers until 1872. Mill demolished and materials sold 1918.
 
Erected by Descendents of Henry Shoemaker.
 
Location. 41° 12.695′ N, 76° 45.482′ W. Marker is in Muncy, Pennsylvania, in Lycoming County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Route 405 and Pennsylvania Route 442 on State Route 405. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Muncy PA 17756, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Muncy Mills (here, next to this marker); Muncy (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Muncy (approx. 1.5 miles away); Capt. John Brady (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Capt. John Brady (approx. 1.6 miles away); Pennsdale Meeting (approx. 3 miles away); Fort Freeland (approx. 8.1 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Freeland (approx. 8.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Muncy.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceNative Americans
 
Shoemaker Bridge Marker and Mill Stones image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
2. Shoemaker Bridge Marker and Mill Stones
Shoemaker Bridge Marker-wide angle shot image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
3. Shoemaker Bridge Marker-wide angle shot
Shoemaker Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
4. Shoemaker Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 164 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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