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

Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock

1839 - 1922

 
 
Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
1. Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock Marker
Inscription.

Born in McVeytown
He was the Father of Foresty
in Pennsylvania

 
Erected by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
 
Location. 40° 29.877′ N, 77° 44.494′ W. Marker is in McVeytown, Pennsylvania, in Mifflin County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and John Street, in the median on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Veytown PA 17051, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Home of Abraham Rothrock, M.D. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joseph Rothrock (about 700 feet away); Juniata Iron (approx. 4.8 miles away); Three Locks (approx. 5.2 miles away); Fort Granville (approx. 9.7 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Granville (approx. 9.7 miles away); Greenwood Furnace (approx. 10 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McVeytown.
 
Also see . . .
1. Joseph Trimble Rothrock. (Submitted on February 10, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Joseph Rothrock in Appleton's Cyclopedia (1900). (Submitted on February 10, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. EnvironmentHorticulture & Forestry
 
Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
2. Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock Marker
Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2009
3. Dr. Joseph T. Rothrock Marker
Looking south along Market Street. Post Office at right foreground.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 10, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 351 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 10, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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