Paxtang in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Original Location of the Paxton Congregation
Erected 1931 by Paxton Church Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Colonial Era. A significant historical year for this entry is 1716.
Location. 40° 15.782′ N, 76° 49.806′ W. Marker is in Paxtang, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker can be reached from Sharon Street west of Wilhelm Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3500 Sharon Street, Harrisburg PA 17111, 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. John Harris, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); William Maclay, Esq. (within shouting distance of this marker); Paxton Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Paxton Church (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Paxton ChurchParson John Elder House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Harrisburg High School and Former John Harris High School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Bellevue Park (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paxtang.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 3, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 117 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 3, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.