Near Wrightsville in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
America's First Iron Steamboat
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 1.292′ N, 76° 32.928′ W. Marker is near Wrightsville, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Highway (Pennsylvania Route 462) and Blessing Road, on the right when traveling east on Lincoln Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wrightsville PA 17368, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Flame of Freedom (approx. 0.8 miles away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); 1861 - 1865 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hosting the Invader (approx. 0.9 miles away); American Legion Monument (approx. 1.1 miles away); Wrightsville (approx. 1.1 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 1.1 miles away); Wrightsville's Lime Kilns (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wrightsville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,161 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 29, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on June 12, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.