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

Muncy

 
 
Muncy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
1. Muncy Marker
Inscription. Laid out, 1799, by Benjamin McCarty. Named for the Monsey Indians, tribe of Delawares, who inhabited this area before arrival of the whites. Four Indian paths - Shamokin, Wyalusing, Wyoming, Towanda - formed a junction here
 
Erected 1952 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 12.558′ N, 76° 46.496′ W. Marker is in Muncy, Pennsylvania, in Lycoming County. Marker is on East Water Street. Touch for map. The marker is in front of the Muncy Valley Hospital. Marker is at or near this postal address: 260 East Water Street, Muncy PA 17756, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); The McCartys and the Muncy Historical Society (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Muncy (approx. 0.6 miles away); Main and Water Streets (approx. 0.6 miles away); Muncy Normal School (approx. mile away); Muncy Woolen Mill (approx. mile away); Capt. John Brady (approx. 0.9 miles away); Muncy Mills (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Muncy.
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Muncy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
2. Muncy Marker
Muncy Marker-Muncy Valley Hospital-front view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 12, 2015
3. Muncy Marker-Muncy Valley Hospital-front view
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 206 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 24, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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