York in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
William C. Goodridge
Erected 1987 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
Location. 39° 57.884′ N, 76° 43.549′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on Philadelphia Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 123 E Philadelphia Street, 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. A different marker also named William C. Goodridge (a few steps from this marker); 148 East Philadelphia Street (within shouting The York Water Company (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The First National Thanksgiving (about 700 feet away); "Men who don't often weep wept then" (approx. 0.2 miles away); "York House" (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Smith (approx. 0.2 miles away); The First Court House of York County (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Also see . . .
1. William Goodridge, Businessman, Abolitionist. (Submitted on January 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. The Underground Railroad and York County, PA. (Submitted on January 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
3. William C. Goodridge - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 1, 2017. It was originally submitted on January 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,481 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 5, 6, 7. submitted on December 31, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.