York in York County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Renovations: 1979. Funded by the City of York and the U.S. Heritage Conservation Recreation Service. Aided by the Pennsylvania Department of Community Affairs and the Penn Common Planning Committee.
Location. 39° 57.454′ N, 76° 43.661′ W. Marker is in York, Pennsylvania, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of West College Avenue and South Beaver Street on West College Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: York PA 17401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Soldiers and Sailors of the Late War of the Rebellion (within shouting distance of this marker); James Smallwood Schoolhouse (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); York County Prison (approx. ¼ mile away); Major John Clark (approx. 0.3 miles away); Globe Inn (approx. 0.3 miles away); York and York County World War II Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Colonel Thomas Hartley (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cherry Lane (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in York.
Also see . . . York’s U.S. Army Hospital. 2007 Short essay by Scott Mingus. (Submitted on March 2, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
Additional keywords. ‘Squire’ Baxton, ‘Mad’ Anthony Wayne
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,316 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 2, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 5. submitted on March 6, 2008, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.