Tinicum Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Governor of New Sweden
— 1643 - 1653 —
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1643.
Location. 39° 51.646′ N, 75° 18.2′ W. Marker is in Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker can be reached from Taylor Avenue. Statue 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. New Sweden (within shouting distance of this marker); Governor Printz Park (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lazaretto Quarantine Station (approx. ¼ mile away); Tinicum (approx. 0.7 miles away); Tinicum Township (approx. 0.7 miles away); Morton Homestead (approx. 1.1 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.
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 2,038 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.