Columbia in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 1.969′ N, 76° 30.366′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Highway (Pennsylvania Route 462) and N. Second Street, on the right when traveling east on Lincoln Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia PA 17512, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lincoln Highway (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Columbia (within shouting distance of this marker); The Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal (approx. 1.2 miles away); Susquehanna River Water Trail (approx. 1.2 miles away); The River: a Corridor and a Barrier (approx. 1.2 miles away); Burning the Wrightsville Bridge (approx. 1.2 miles away); Springetsbury Manor (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,076 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 30, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 3. submitted on March 28, 2012, by Dianne Bowders of York, Pennsylvania.