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Hanover in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

McAllister Tavern

 
 
McAllister Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 26, 2008
1. McAllister Tavern Marker
Inscription. Here, along the Monocacy Road, Richard McAllister erected a two-story log building and opened a store and tavern. In 1755, Benjamin Franklin was a guest at the tavern. Old building was razed in 1950.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 47.91′ N, 76° 58.857′ W. Marker is in Hanover, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on Baltimore Street just north of Middle Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 150 Baltimore Street, Hanover PA 17331, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trinity United Church of Christ ( about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Battle of Hanover ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Hanover's Wounded ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Inventions of Hanover ( approx. 0.2 miles away); 19th Century Industrialization ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Hanover in the Revolutionary war ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Richard McAllister ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Digges' Choice, 1737 ( approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hanover.
 
Also see . . .  Hanover Photographs. Photographs of Richard McAllister's
McAllister Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 26, 2008
2. McAllister Tavern Marker
home formerly on this site. (Submitted on September 28, 2009, by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
McAllister Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Henry T. McLin, January 1, 2009
3. McAllister Tavern Marker
Marker is to the left of the Hanover News Agency.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,051 times since then and 38 times this year. Last updated on January 1, 2009, by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1. submitted on January 2, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on January 27, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   3. submitted on January 1, 2009, by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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