West York in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
York Inter-State Fair
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Notable Events. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1765.
Location. 39° 57.251′ N, 76° 45.281′ W. Marker is in West York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on W. Market Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Fairgrounds Entrance, York PA 17404, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1917 - 1919 (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); George Washington Visited York, Pennsylvania on Five Different Occasions (approx. 0.3 miles away); George WashingtonRevolutionary War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Korea and Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); West York Memorial Field (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West York.
Also see . . .
1. York Inter-State Fair - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. York Fair - Welcome To The York Fairgrounds!. Official Fair Site (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,351 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.