West Chester in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Great Trail
Erected 1925 by Pennsylvania Historical Commission and the Chester County Historical Society.
Location. 39° 56.89′ N, 75° 35.627′ W. Marker is in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is at the intersection of Wilmington Pike and Church Ave., on the right when traveling south on Wilmington Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Chester PA 19382, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Great Minquas Path (a few steps from this marker); Frederick Douglass (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Main Arch Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Barnard Street Public School - Denney Tag Company Samuel Barber (approx. 0.9 miles away); Star of the West, Tent No. Six (approx. 0.9 miles away); Thomas S. Butler House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Turk’s Head Tavern (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Chester.
More about this marker. The Susquehanna and Schuylkill referred to on this marker are rivers.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,064 times since then and 189 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.