Near Duncannon in Perry County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made Features • Railroads & Streetcars • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
Location. 40° 24.486′ N, 77° 1.697′ W. Marker is near Duncannon, Pennsylvania, in Perry County. Marker is on U.S. 11/15, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Duncannon PA 17020, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lightning Guider Sleds (approx. ¾ mile away); Clark's Ferry Tavern (approx. 0.8 miles away); Clark's Ferry Bridge Company (approx. one mile away); Duncannon Area Schools Ross McHugh Hood (approx. 1.1 miles away); First Sunday School In Perry County (approx. 1.2 miles away); Duncannon National Bank (approx. 1.2 miles away); Duncannon Presbyterian Church Annex (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Duncannon.
More about this marker. The state database lists this marker in Dauphin County, but the actual plotted location is well into Perry County.
Also see . . .
1. Pennsylvania Canal Sites. From the Pennsylvania Canal Society. (Submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Pennsylvania's Transportation System: the Canals. From Pennsylvania State Archives. (Submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
3. Main Line of Public Works. Wikipedia article discussing the Pennsylvania Canal system. Includes a map of the canal network. (Submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,230 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 1, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.