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Lewistown in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Peacock Majors Tavern

1803

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
1. Peacock Majors Tavern Marker
Inscription.  

Site of early political, business,
military & literary activity

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EntertainmentGovernment & PoliticsIndustry & CommerceMan-Made Features.
 
Location. 40° 35.92′ N, 77° 34.533′ W. Marker is in Lewistown, Pennsylvania, in Mifflin County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 3rd Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lewistown PA 17044, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Apprentices' Literary Society (within shouting distance of this marker); McCoy Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Ohev Sholom Synagogue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Courthouse (about 400 feet away); Mifflin County (about 400 feet away); Montgomery Ward Building (about 500 feet away); Fosnot-Wilson Building (about 500 feet away); Mifflin County Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lewistown.
 
Also see . . .
Peacock Majors Tavern and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
2. Peacock Majors Tavern and Marker

1. Ellis' History of Mifflin County (1886). (Submitted on February 10, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Mifflin County Historical Society. (Submitted on February 10, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 10, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 507 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 10, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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