Columbia in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Lincoln Highway 🛣️, and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series lists.
Location. 40° 1.98′ N, 76° 30.373′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Lincoln Highway (Pennsylvania Route 462), on the right when traveling west. Marker is at the Eastern end of the Veterans Memorial Bridge crossing the Susquehanna Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia PA 17512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Columbia (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Columbia (within shouting distance of this marker); Railroads During the Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); Columbia and Its Railroads (approx. 0.2 miles away); First National Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old Columbia Public Grounds Co. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Susquehannock Apartments (approx. 0.2 miles away); Columbia: a Transportation Hub (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
1. Lincoln Highway
A newer US 30 is about 1/2 mile to the north of this road. Although the route number has changed, the old road is still known as the Lincoln Highway.
— Submitted February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,409 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.