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

West Park Centennial Time Capsule

 
 
West Park Centennial Time Capsule Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 8, 2021
1. West Park Centennial Time Capsule Marker
Inscription.  

Beneath this plaque is
the dedicatory time capsule
in celebration of
West Park's 100th Anniversary.
Buried September 17, 2008
To be opened September 17, 2108

 
Erected 2008.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Parks & Recreational Areas. A significant historical date for this entry is September 17, 2008.
 
Location. 40° 35.968′ N, 75° 29.482′ W. Marker is in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in Lehigh County. Time capsule and marker are in West Park, near the bell gazebo. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Allentown PA 18102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Franklin Fire Co. No. 10 Bell (a few steps from this marker); Allentown's First Park (a few steps from this marker); Band City U.S.A. (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Army Ambulance Corps Service (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); China-Burma-India Memorial (about 400 feet away); D-Day, June 6 1944 (about 400 feet away); U.S. Submarine Veterans of World War II
West Park Centennial Time Capsule Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 8, 2021
2. West Park Centennial Time Capsule Marker
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(about 400 feet away); U.S.S. Allentown (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Allentown.
 
Also see . . .  West Park, Allentown PA. (Submitted on June 9, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 9, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 9, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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