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Littlestown in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Littlestown 250 Years

 
 
Littlestown 250 Years Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Lassman, January 11, 2019
1. Littlestown 250 Years Marker
Inscription.  
Littlestown's Sestercentennial
July 15, 2015
250 Years Proud
Littlestown was founded on July 15th of 1765 when Peter Little sold his first six lots. Peter was born Johann Peter Klein.
 
Erected 2015.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is July 15, 2015.
 
Location. 39° 44.681′ N, 77° 5.281′ W. Marker is in Littlestown, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of South Queen Street and East King Street, on the right when traveling north on South Queen Street. Marker located at the Littlestown History Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Littlestown PA 17340, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Littlestown (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Littlestown (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Littlestown (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Littlestown (here, next to this marker); Peter (Klein) Little (here, next to this marker); a different
Littlestown History Plaza sign image. Click for full size.
By David Lassman, January 11, 2019
2. Littlestown History Plaza sign
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marker also named Littlestown (a few steps from this marker); Littlestown War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Army of the Potomac (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Littlestown.
 
Water pump statue at Littlestown History Plaza image. Click for full size.
By David Lassman, January 11, 2019
3. Water pump statue at Littlestown History Plaza
Littlestown History Plaza: Sponsors and Contributors Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Lassman, January 11, 2019
4. Littlestown History Plaza: Sponsors and Contributors Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 15, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 13, 2019, by David Lassman of Waldorf, Maryland. This page has been viewed 68 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 13, 2019, by David Lassman of Waldorf, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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