Hanover in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This marker was erected by Hanover Post No. 2506 Veterans of Foreign Wars, with the cooperation of the Western Maryland Railway Company, and dedicated Nov. 11, 1942.
Location. 39° 48.2′ N, 76° 59.1′ W. Marker is in Hanover, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on N. Railroad Street 0.2 miles north of N. Railroad St. and Broadway (Rt. 194) (Pennsylvania Route 194), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hanover PA 17331, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Abraham Lincoln (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory and in Grateful Recognition of (about 500 feet away); Destruction of Private Property (about 600 feet away); The Confederates Take Stock (approx. 0.2 miles away); Abbottstown Street/Broadway (approx. 0.2 miles away); Conrad Moul - The Public Commons (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Hanover (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Washington (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hanover.
Also see . . .
1. Abe Lincoln Stopped at Hanover. (Submitted on December 31, 2008, by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania.)
2. Abraham Lincoln at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Heroes • Military • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Notable Places • Politics • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 31, 2008, by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,060 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 31, 2008, by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.