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

Lerch Tavern

1797

 
 
Lerch Tavern NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2010
1. Lerch Tavern NRHP Marker
Inscription.  
This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

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Union Canal Milestone
A gift to honor the service of
Herman S. Sheidy
to the Heidelberg Heritage Society
Presented by His Sister, Lyn Marsh

 
Erected by Heidelberg Heritage Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EntertainmentIndustry & CommerceSettlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Union Canal series list.
 
Location. 40° 19.814′ N, 76° 5.036′ W. Marker is in Wernersville, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is at the intersection of Penn Avenue (U.S. 422) and Elm Street, on the left when traveling west on Penn Avenue. Markers are at the Heidelberg Heritage Society museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or
Union Canal Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2010
2. Union Canal Milestone Marker
near this postal address: 182 West Penn Avenue, Wernersville PA 19565, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wilhelm and Elizabeth Hain Fischer (approx. 0.9 miles away); Revolutionary War Soldiers in Hain's Church Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); George Hain (approx. 0.9 miles away); Robesonia Furnace (approx. 2.7 miles away); Is this Weiser's House? (approx. 5 miles away); Home of Conrad Weiser, 1729-1760 (approx. 5 miles away); Tulpehocken Path (approx. 5.1 miles away); Home and Grave of Conrad Weiser (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wernersville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Heidelberg Heritage Society. (Submitted on December 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Union Canal. (Submitted on December 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Lerch Tavern NRHP Nomination. (Submitted on December 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Lerch Tavern image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2010
3. Lerch Tavern
Home of the Heidelberg Heritage Society
Union Canal Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2010
4. Union Canal Milestone Marker
Union Canal Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2010
5. Union Canal Milestone Marker
Union Canal Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2010
6. Union Canal Milestone Marker
Lerch Tavern Date Stone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2010
7. Lerch Tavern Date Stone
Heidelberg Heritage Society Sign at Lerch Tavern image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 12, 2010
8. Heidelberg Heritage Society Sign at Lerch Tavern
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 661 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on December 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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