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Clay Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Nanticoke Indian Tribe

 
 
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By William Pope, January 16, 2021
1. The Nanticoke Indian Tribe Marker
Inscription.  
In memory of
The Nanticoke
Indian Tribe
which was located on this tract between the years 1721 and 1748

Grant of 742 acres from the Penns to henry Carpenter, May 9, 1734
 
Erected 1932 by The Lancaster County Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 40° 13.477′ N, 76° 12.215′ W. Marker is in Clay Township, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Indiantown Road (Local Road T855) 0.6 miles east of Weidmansville Road (Local Road T648), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 280A Indiantown Rd, Ephrata PA 17522, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ephrata Cloister (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Ephrata Cloister (approx. 2.9 miles away); Mount Zion Buildings (approx. 3 miles away); The Kedar (approx. 3

The Nanticoke Indian Tribe Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pope, January 16, 2021
2. The Nanticoke Indian Tribe Marker
miles away); Battle of Brandywine Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); Home of Conrad Beissel (approx. 3 miles away); Brothers' House Complex (approx. 3 miles away); Ephrata War Memorial Field Complex (approx. 3.1 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 16, 2021, by William Pope of Marietta, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 16, 2021, by William Pope of Marietta, Pennsylvania. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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