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Exeter Township in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Daniel Boone Homestead

 
 
Daniel Boone Homestead Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
1. Daniel Boone Homestead Marker
Inscription.  Here on Nov. 2, 1734, Daniel Boone was born and lived until 1750.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraExploration. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 2, 1734.
 
Location. 40° 17.441′ N, 75° 47.649′ W. Marker is in Exeter Township, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is at the intersection of Daniel Boone Road and Old Daniel Boone Road on Daniel Boone Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Daniel Boone Rd, Birdsboro PA 19508, 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. Daniel Boone (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hopewell Village (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Daniel Boone (approx. 0.9 miles away); Baumstown World War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); William Penn (approx. 1.4 miles away); Exeter Friends Meeting (approx. 1.6 miles
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
2. Daniel Boone Homestead Marker
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away); Birdsboro Steel (approx. 1.7 miles away); The E. & G. Brooke Iron Company World War II Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Exeter Township.
 
Also see . . .  Daniel Boone at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 13, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Daniel Boone Homestead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
3. Daniel Boone Homestead
Daniel Boone Homestead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
4. Daniel Boone Homestead
Daniel Boone Homestead Cellar image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
5. Daniel Boone Homestead Cellar
Daniel Boone Homestead Cellar image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
6. Daniel Boone Homestead Cellar
Daniel Boone Homestead Cellar image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2009
7. Daniel Boone Homestead Cellar
Natural spring still runs through the cellar.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 5, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,453 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on December 5, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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