Plymouth in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Abijah Smith & Company
Erected 1989 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1807.
Location. 41° 14.117′ N, 75° 57.686′ W. Marker is in Plymouth, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne County. Marker is on West Main Street (U.S. 11) 0.1 miles south of Coal Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 747 West Main Street, Plymouth PA 18651, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker Shawnee Fort (a few steps from this marker); Sephaniah Reese (approx. 0.7 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); 28th Infantry Division Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Sergeant Sherwood Baker (approx. 0.7 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Gulf War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plymouth.
Also see . . . The Pittsburgh Press: The first American Coal Man. (Submitted on September 21, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 19, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 762 times since then and 124 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 19, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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