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

Catawissa Friends Meeting

 
 
Catawissa Friends Meeting Marker image. Click for full size.
August 11, 2011
1. Catawissa Friends Meeting Marker
Inscription. The nearby friends meeting-house, built about 1775, was the place of worship for early Quaker settlers among the pioneers of this region. Catawissa itself was laid out by William Hughes, a Berks County Quaker.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 57.052′ N, 76° 27.686′ W. Marker is in Catawissa, Pennsylvania, in Columbia County. Marker is on South Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Catawissa PA 17820, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort McClure (approx. 3.1 miles away); Wyoming Path (approx. 3.1 miles away); Bloomsburg Historic District (approx. 3.6 miles away); Columbia County (approx. 3.6 miles away); Columbia County Courthouse (approx. 3.6 miles away); Fort Wheeler (approx. 5.4 miles away); Montgomery House (approx. 8.1 miles away); The North Branch Canal (approx. 8.2 miles away).
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2011. This page has been viewed 431 times since then and 25 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 19, 2011. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
 
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