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Waynesboro in Franklin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Snow Hill Cloister

 
 
Snow Hill Cloister Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 30, 2015
1. Snow Hill Cloister Marker
Inscription. An offshoot of Ephrata Cloister in Lancaster County, deriving its name from the Snowberger family active in its foundation. Composed of widows, widowers, and single persons, with goods held in common, it prospered from 1814 until the Civil War
 
Erected 1966 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 47.418′ N, 77° 34.482′ W. Marker is in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Anthony Highway and Pine Hill Road on Anthony Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waynesboro PA 17268, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Log Building (approx. 2.7 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 2.7 miles away); John Wallace, Jr. (approx. 2.8 miles away); Nearby On This Tract of Land Called Mount Vernon (approx. 2.9 miles away); Cupola – Waynesboro’s Crown Jewel (approx. 2.9 miles away); John Brown Raid (approx. 3.8 miles away); Captain John E. Cook (approx. 3.8 miles away); Ralph Elwood Brock (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waynesboro.
 
Also see . . .  Snow Hill Cloister - Explore PAHistory.com.
Snow Hill Cloister Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 30, 2015
2. Snow Hill Cloister Marker
(Submitted on June 2, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Snow Hill Cloister Marker-Building near the marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 30, 2015
3. Snow Hill Cloister Marker-Building near the marker
Snow Hill Cloister Marker-Sign near the marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 30, 2015
4. Snow Hill Cloister Marker-Sign near the marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 67 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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