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Dover in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Melchinger House

1861

 
 
Melchinger House plaque image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Larry Gertner, April 9, 2018
1. Melchinger House plaque
Inscription.  
This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 40° 0.093′ N, 76° 51.021′ W. Marker is in Dover, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on North Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 74) near East Canal Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5 North Main Street, Dover PA 17315, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gen. J.E.B. Stuart (about 600 feet away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Apiary at UPMC (approx. 4.4 miles away); In Memory of All Vietnam Veterans (approx. 4.6 miles away); Thomasville (approx. 5.2 miles away); a different marker also named Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 5.2 miles away); Warrington Meeting House (approx. 5˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
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Regarding Melchinger House. JEB Stuart's Confederate cavalry passed by on June 29, 1863.
 
Also see . . .
1. Englehart Melchinger House. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on May 28, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 

2. Englehart Melchinger House. "Living Places Neighborhoods" entry. (Submitted on May 28, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Melchinger House image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Larry Gertner, April 9, 2018
2. Melchinger House
5 North Main Street; plaque is on the far right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 28, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.

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