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

Early Architecture

 
 
Early Architecture Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
1. Early Architecture Marker
Inscription. This one and a half story house is typical of the architecture during the period of early settlement of Lancaster, dating from 1730. Most of the local houses in 1800 were of this style.
 
Erected 1950 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 2.315′ N, 76° 18.522′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Water Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 28 N. Water Street, Lancaster PA 17603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John F. Reynolds ( about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrew Ellicott ( about 600 feet away); Bailey's Printshop ( about 700 feet away); Historic Site in Journalism ( about 700 feet away); Home Site of Col. William Henry ( about 700 feet away); S. Dale Kaufman ( about 700 feet away); John Frederick Steinman, Ph. B., LL. D. ( about 800 feet away); James Hale Steinman, A.B., LL. B., LL.D. ( about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable Buildings
 
Early Colonial House image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
2. Early Colonial House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,006 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 4, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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