Chester in Delaware County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 50.649′ N, 75° 21.685′ W. Marker is in Chester, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is on 2nd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is between Penn St. and Edgemont Street. Marker is in this post office area: Chester PA 19013, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Delaware County, Where Pennsylvania Began (a few steps from this marker); William Penn (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Christofer Columbus (approx. ¼ mile away); John Morton (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Swedish Burial Ground (approx. ¼ mile away); Washington House (approx. ¼ mile away); Colonial Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Chester Fire Department (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
Also see . . .
1. Penn Landing - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. William Penn at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on July 19, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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