Douglassville in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Founded by Swedish Lutherans
Changed to Prot. Episcopal
Erected by Washington Camp No. 240, Patriotic Order Sons of America.
Location. 40° 15.447′ N, 75° 43.733′ W. Marker is in Douglassville, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is at the intersection of Benjamin Franklin Highway (U.S. 422) and Church Lane, on the right when traveling east on Benjamin Franklin Highway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1188 Ben Franklin Highway, Douglassville PA 19518, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Douglass Family (a few steps from this marker); Anthony Sadowski (within shouting distance of this marker); William Bird, Esq. (within shouting distance of this marker); James Warren (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Anthony Sadowski (about 300 feet away); Swedish Pioneers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Daniel Boone (approx. 1.8 miles away); Thomas Rutter (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Douglassville.
Also see . . .
1. History of St. Gabriel's Church (Submitted on December 8, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Patriotic Order Sons of America. Sponsor of the marker. (Submitted on December 8, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 681 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 8, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.