Near Wrightsville in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
America's First Iron Steamboat
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 1.292′ N, 76° 32.928′ W. Marker is near Wrightsville, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Highway (Pennsylvania Route 462) and Blessing Road, on the right when traveling east on Lincoln Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wrightsville PA 17368, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Road of Remembrance (approx. half a mile away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Springetsbury Manor (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); W. Henry Crumling (approx. 0.7 miles away); Flame of Freedom (approx. 0.8 miles away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); 1861 - 1865 (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wrightsville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,227 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on June 12, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.