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Dingmans Ferry in Pike County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Dingman's Ferry

 
 
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By Beverly Pfingsten, August 11, 2014
1. Dingman's Ferry Marker
Inscription. Here was located one of the earliest ferries across the Delaware. Andrew Dingman in 1750 built the flatboat he used as a ferry with his own hand axe. Dingman was one of the pioneer settlers.
 
Location. 41° 13.421′ N, 74° 52.222′ W. Marker is in Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania, in Pike County. Marker is at the intersection of Federal Road and Dingmans Turnpike on Federal Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dingmans Ferry PA 18328, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Village of Bevans (approx. 1.2 miles away in New Jersey); Bevans, New Jersey (approx. 2.1 miles away in New Jersey); Layton, New Jersey (approx. 2.4 miles away in New Jersey); Hainesville, New Jersey (approx. 4 miles away in New Jersey); The Westbrook - Bell House (approx. 4.4 miles away in New Jersey); Old Mine Road (approx. 4.4 miles away in New Jersey); Stokes State Forest (approx. 4.7 miles away in New Jersey); Wyoming-Minisink Path (approx. 4.7 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraWaterways & Vessels
 
Dingman's Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, August 11, 2014
2. Dingman's Ferry Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 20, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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