Mount Joy in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Standby Park
This park, constructed and dedicated to Mount Joy Borough by UGI Utilities and PPL Electric Utilities in 2017, is a commemoration of this important community milestone, and celebrates the early industrial growth of Mount Joy Borough and the rich, native flora of southeastern Pennsylvania.
Mount Joy Borough acknowledges the Kiwanis Club of Norlanco-Rheems for providing routine maintenance of Old Standby Park through the hard work and dedication of their volunteer staff and members.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Notable Buildings • Parks & Recreational Areas. A significant historical year for this entry is 1879.
Location. 40° 6.677′ N, 76° 30.53′ W. Marker is in Mount JoyTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 221 West Main Street, Mount Joy PA 17552, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Honor Roll (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); War Memorial Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mountjoy Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Early Telegraph (approx. 1.9 miles away); Donegal Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Witness Tree (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Joy.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 8, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 111 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 8, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.