Reading in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1950 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Union Canal marker series.
Location. 40° 22.161′ N, 75° 59.545′ W. Marker is in Reading, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is on Upper Van Reed Road. Touch for map. The marker is near Tulpehocken Creek, 1 mile south of Leinbachs. Marker is in this post office area: Reading PA 19605, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Joseph Hiester (approx. 1.3 miles away); Thompson's Rifle Battalion: Capt. George Nagel's Company (approx. 3.4 miles away); Wallace Stevens (approx. 3.9 miles away); a different marker also named Wallace Stevens (approx. 3.9 miles away); Solomon Boscov (approx. 4 miles away); Skew Bridge (approx. 4 miles away); Henry A. Muhlenberg (approx. 4.1 miles away); William Strong (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Reading.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 19, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 19, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.