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

The Old Log House

 
 
The Old Log House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 21, 2021
1. The Old Log House Marker
Inscription.  

This log house was built circa 1790
by early settlers to
Northumberland County. It was
situated on Queen Street before it
was dismantled in 2008 and
reconstructed on this site using the
original hand hewn logs.

 
Erected by Walberg Properties.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 40° 53.415′ N, 76° 47.618′ W. Marker is in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, in Northumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Front Street (U.S. 11) and Sheetz Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Front Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Northumberland PA 17857, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joseph Priestley Memorial Chapel (within shouting distance of this marker); The Priestley-Forsyth Memorial Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln's Gettysburg Address (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); War Memorial
The Old Log House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 21, 2021
2. The Old Log House and Marker
(about 600 feet away); Joseph Priestley House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pennsylvania Canal (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northumberland.
 
The Old Log House image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 21, 2021
3. The Old Log House
The Old Log House image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 21, 2021
4. The Old Log House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 21, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 21, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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