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42 South George

 
 
42 South George Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), September 4, 2022
1. 42 South George Marker
Inscription.  Site of the residence of Col. James Smith, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and a member of the York County Bar Association. He died in York on July 11, 1806 and is buried in the Presbyterian Church graveyard on East Market Street.
 
Erected by Daughters of the American Revolution Chapters, York.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is July 11, 1806.
 
Location. 39° 57.692′ N, 76° 43.641′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on South George Street (Business Interstate 83) just south of West Mason Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 42 S George St, York PA 17403, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. York County Prison (within shouting distance of this marker); Globe Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); York and York County World War II Memorial
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Provincial Courthouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cherry Lane (about 400 feet away); The Underground Railroad and Precursors to War (about 400 feet away); York surrenders to save city (about 400 feet away); Trinity United Church of Christ (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
 
42 South George Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), September 4, 2022
2. 42 South George Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 7, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 7, 2022, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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