Wrightsville in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal marker series.
Location. 39° 57.954′ N, 76° 29.408′ W. Marker is in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is on Long Level Road PA 624 0.3 miles south of Calvary Church Road, on the left when traveling north. 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 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Susquehanna Canal (here, next to this marker); Cresap's Fort (approx. 0.6 miles away); Captain Thomas Cresap (approx. 0.6 miles away); Great Minqua Path (approx. 1.8 miles away); Washington Boro Archaeological Sites (approx. 2 miles away); Martin Chartier (approx. 2.4 miles away); 40th Parallel (approx. 2½ miles away); Susquehanna River Water Trail (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wrightsville.
More about this marker. Same wording is on at least 3 markers along the canal route.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,434 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on March 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.