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

“York House”

 
 
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By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
1. York House Marker
Inscription. Built in 1860 by Charles Billmeyer, railroad car manufacturer. Noted for its hand-painted ceiling and exquisite interior ornamentation, building is outstanding example of mansion-type Victorian architecture.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 57.837′ N, 76° 43.388′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on E. Market Street 0.2 miles east of Queen Street, on the left when traveling east. 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. James Smith (a few steps from this marker); 148 East Philadelphia Street (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); William C. Goodridge (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named William C. Goodridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); The First Court House of York County (approx. 0.2 miles away); The First National Thanksgiving (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Men who don't often weep wept then" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Provincial Courthouse (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
 
Also see . . .  York House - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com
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By Beverly Pfingsten, January 5, 2008
2. York House
(Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
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By Dianne Bowders, April 18, 2008
3. "York House"
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By Dianne Bowders, June 1, 2008
4. "York House"
 
 
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 1,014 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 6, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   3, 4. submitted on February 25, 2010, by Dianne Bowders of York, PA.
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