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

Continental Treasury

 
 
ContinentalTreasury Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
1. ContinentalTreasury Marker
Inscription.
This corner was the site of the
Continental Treasury
while congress was in session in York
September 1777 to June 1778
in perpetuation thereof
this tablet was erected by
Yorktown Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1924

 
Location. 39° 57.763′ N, 76° 43.665′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of E. Market Street and N. George St. on E. Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: York PA 17403, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. McClean House (a few steps from this marker); Articles of Confederation (a few steps from this marker); York surrenders to save city (a few steps from this marker); Black Horse Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); The Underground Railroad and Precursors to War (within shouting distance of this marker); Provincial Courthouse (within shouting distance of this
Plaque is on the southwest corner of the bank building. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
2. Plaque is on the southwest corner of the bank building.
marker); Lewis Miller 1796 - 1882 (within shouting distance of this marker); Globe Inn (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 873 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 5, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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