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West Manchester Township in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Washington

 
 
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 11, 2020
1. George Washington Marker
Inscription.  
To commemorate
the 200th anniversary of
the birth of
George Washington
and
the patriotism of the men of
York County who aided him
in the Revolutionary War

 
Erected 1932 by The York County Agricultural Society.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 39° 57.516′ N, 76° 45.112′ W. Marker is in West Manchester Township, Pennsylvania, in York County. Memorial is at the intersection of Carlisle Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 74) and Rockdale Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Carlisle Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Carlisle Ave, York PA 17404, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Washington Visited York, Pennsylvania on Five Different Occasions (here, next to this marker); Vietnam Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Revolutionary War Memorial (about 600 feet away); Mack (approx. 0.3 miles away); 1917 - 1919 (approx. 0.3 miles away);
George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 11, 2020
2. George Washington Marker
York Inter-State Fair (approx. 0.3 miles away); Korea and Vietnam Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Manchester Township.
 
George Washington Memorial Plaza dedication plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 11, 2020
3. George Washington Memorial Plaza dedication plaque
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 23 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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