Tinicum Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1988 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1643.
Location. 39° 51.659′ N, 75° 18.17′ W. Marker is in Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is on Taylor Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Marker is in Governor Printz Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 Taylor Ave, Essington PA 19029, 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. Johan Printz (within shouting distance of this marker); Governor Printz ParkLazaretto Quarantine Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tinicum (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tinicum Township (approx. 0.7 miles away); Morton Homestead (approx. 1.1 miles away); Ridley Township (approx. 1.4 miles away); John Morton (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tinicum Township.
Also see . . . New Sweden - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,765 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.