Media in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
— Susquehannock Indian trading route —
Near here the trading path leading westward to the Susquehannock Indians crossed Ridley Creek. Thousands of beaver skins were sent yearly to the first Dutch and Swedish posts on the Delaware by this route.
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 53.895′ N, 75° 23.249′ W. Marker is in Media, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is at the intersection of Rose Valley Road and Traymore Lane, on the right when traveling south on Rose Valley Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Media PA 19063, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Great Trail (here, next to this marker); Rose Valley Historic District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mildred Scott Olmsted (about 400 feet away); Anna Howard Shaw (approx. 0.7 miles away); Delaware County Courthouse (approx. 1½ miles away); McCain Rally (approx. Delaware County (approx. 1½ miles away); Soldiers and Sailors of Delaware County Memorial (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Media.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . Great Minquas Path - Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 17, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Exploration • Industry & Commerce • Native Americans •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.