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Prompton in Wayne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Prompton

 
 
Prompton Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 29, 2020
1. Prompton Marker
Inscription.  

From promptness expected
of natives in paying bills

Founded before 1826

(Marker Number 4.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 41° 34.948′ N, 75° 19.469′ W. Marker is in Prompton, Pennsylvania, in Wayne County. Marker is on Station Hill Road (Local Route 444) south of Roosevelt Highway (U.S. 6), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Prompton PA 18456, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Prompton Dam and Reservoir (approx. ¾ mile away); War Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); Honesdale (approx. 2.7 miles away); David Wilmot (approx. 3 miles away); Saint Mary Magdalen Parish Cemetery Children's Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.3 miles away); Wayne Memorial Hospital (approx. 3.4 miles away); Wayne County World War I Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Prompton Borough PA. (Submitted on December 29, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Prompton Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 29, 2020
2. Prompton Marker
Lackawaxen River beyond marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 29, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 28 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 29, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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