Columbia in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lincoln Highway marker series.
Location. 40° 1.98′ N, 76° 30.373′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on Lincoln Highway (Pennsylvania Route 462), on the right when traveling west. Marker is at the Eastern end of the Veterans Memorial Bridge crossing the Susquehanna River at Columbia. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia PA 17512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Columbia (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Columbia Railroads During the Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); Columbia and Its Railroads (approx. 0.2 miles away); First National Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old Columbia Public Grounds Co. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Susquehannock Apartments (approx. 0.2 miles away); Columbia: a Transportation Hub (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
1. Lincoln Highway
A newer US 30 is about 1/2 mile to the north of this road. Although the route number has changed, the old road is still known as the Lincoln Highway.
— Submitted February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,332 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 25, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.