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Columbia Bank & Bridge Company

 
 
Columbia Bank & Bridge Company Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Pope, August 10, 2022
1. Columbia Bank & Bridge Company Marker
Inscription.  Incorporated in 1811, the bank financed the construction of the first Columbia and Wrightsville Bridge in 1814.
 
Erected by Columbia Economic Development Corporation.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & ViaductsIndustry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1811.
 
Location. 40° 1.828′ N, 76° 30.3′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Locust Street, 0.1 miles east of North Front Street (Route 441), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 131 Locust Street, Columbia PA 17512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Susquehannock Apartments (within shouting distance of this marker); Shawnee Apartments (within shouting distance of this marker); First National Bank (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Odd Fellows Hall (about 300 feet away); First English Evangelical Church (about 400 feet away); Wright's Ferry Mansion (about 500
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feet away); Lloyd Mifflin House (about 500 feet away); John Houston Mifflin Homestead (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
Columbia Bank & Bridge Company Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Pope, August 10, 2022
2. Columbia Bank & Bridge Company Marker
Columbia Bank & Bridge Company Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Pope, August 10, 2022
3. Columbia Bank & Bridge Company Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 13, 2022. It was originally submitted on August 10, 2022, by William Pope of Marietta, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 103 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 10, 2022, by William Pope of Marietta, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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