Thornhurst in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1856.
Location. 41° 10.492′ N, 75° 35.309′ W. Marker is in Thornhurst, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is on River Road just east of Pennsylvania Route 2016, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pocono Lake PA 18347, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Jay Gould (approx. half a mile away); Eschenbach Cemetery (approx. 3.3 miles away); The Battle of Locust Ridge (approx. 3.6 miles away); Locust Ridge School (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Great Swamp (approx. 4.2 miles away); Jacob Blakeslee, Jr. (approx. 4.7 miles away); Wagner's Tree Farm (approx. 5 miles away); The First Schoolhouse (approx. 5˝ miles away).
Also see . . . Jay Gould - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 19, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 18, 2011. This page has been viewed 613 times since then. Last updated on August 20, 2011. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 18, 2011. 3. submitted on May 2, 2015, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.