Essington in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1988 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 51.659′ N, 75° 18.17′ W. Marker is in Essington, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is on Taylor Ave., on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in Governor Printz Park. Marker is in this post office area: Essington PA 19029, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johan Printz (within shouting distance of this marker); Governor Printz Park (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lazaretto Quarantine Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tinicum (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tinicum Township (approx. 0.7 miles away); Morton Homestead John Morton (approx. 1.8 miles away); Sun Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Essington.
Also see . . . New Sweden - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
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