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

York Liberty Bell

 
 
York Liberty Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
1. York Liberty Bell Marker
Inscription. Old bell originally hung in Provincial Courthouse; now in the vestibule of this church. Announced the signing of Declaration of Independence and sessions of Congress when it met in York.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 57.85′ N, 76° 43.858′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on N. Beaver Street, on the left when traveling north. 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. York Meeting (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hall & Sellers Press (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Wayne Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); York County's 250th Anniversary (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lewis Miller 1796 - 1882 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Four Chaplains (approx. 0.2 miles away); Colonel Thomas Hartley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Golden Plough Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Notable EventsWar, US Revolutionary
 
St. John's Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
2. St. John's Episcopal Church
Bell in inside the vestibule.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,245 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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