Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 15.789′ N, 76° 49.882′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Paxtang Ave. and Sharon Road, on the right when traveling north on N. Paxtang Ave.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisburg PA 17104, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Paxton Presbyterian Church ( a few steps from this marker); John Harris, Jr. ( about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Maclay, Esq. ( about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Paxton Church ( approx. 0.4 miles away); Parson John Elder House ( approx. 0.8 miles away); Bellevue Park ( approx. 1.2 miles away); Bishop McDevitt High School ( approx. 1.3 miles away); Breeze Hill ( approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Related markers. list of markers that are related to this marker. Other Paxton Church markers.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches, Etc. • Colonial Era • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,255 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on April 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on February 27, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.