Duncannon in Perry County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Lightning Guider Sleds
Erected 1992 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1990.
Location. 40° 23.883′ N, 77° 1.387′ W. Marker is in Duncannon, Pennsylvania, in Perry County. Marker is on North Market Street (County Road 274), 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 walking distance of this marker. Clark's Ferry Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Duncannon Area Schools (approx. half a mile away); Ross McHugh Hood Pennsylvania Canal (approx. 0.6 miles away); Clark's Ferry Bridge (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Railroad in Duncannon (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Sunday School In Perry County (approx. 0.7 miles away); Duncannon National Bank (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Duncannon.
Also see . . .
1. History of the Old Sled Works. (Submitted on June 6, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Lightning Guider Sleds - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 20, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 6, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,736 times since then and 373 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 6, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 5. submitted on October 17, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 6. submitted on November 28, 2021, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.