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Mercersburg in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John Darby, Lot 14, 1786

 
 
John Darby, Lot 14, 1786 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 22, 2012
1. John Darby, Lot 14, 1786 Marker
Inscription.  
John Wolfe, 1795
Jacob Shaffer, 1815
Thomas Reynolds
Robert McCoy
D.M.B. Shannon, 1856
Dr. John Kuhn, 1905
Dr. William Grove, 1950
James W. & Carol W. Smith, 1972

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 39° 49.68′ N, 77° 54.221′ W. Marker is in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Main Street and E Seminary Street on N. Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mercersburg PA 17236, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ambush at Mercersburg (a few steps from this marker); Col. Murphy's Hotel (a few steps from this marker); James Buchanan (within shouting distance of this marker); The Archibald Irwin House (within shouting distance of this marker); Citizens Seized (within shouting distance of this marker); Buchanan House (within shouting distance of this marker); Lane House (within shouting distance
John Darby, Lot 14, 1786 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 22, 2012
2. John Darby, Lot 14, 1786 Marker
of this marker); President Buchanan’s Home (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mercersburg.
 
Marker in Mercersburg image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 22, 2012
3. Marker in Mercersburg
Marker can be seen on the left end of the building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 620 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 23, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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