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Catasauqua in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

George Taylor

(1716-1781)

 
 
George Taylor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 5, 2015
1. George Taylor Marker
Inscription. Signer, Declaration of Independence, lived here. Delegate to Continental Congress, appointed July 1776. In the provincial Assembly (elected 1764) he opposed a royal government. An ironmaster. House built 1768; a National Historic Landmark.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
 
Location. 40° 38.828′ N, 75° 28.009′ W. Marker is in Catasauqua, Pennsylvania, in Lehigh County. Marker is at the intersection of Lehigh Street and Poplar Street on Lehigh Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Catasauqua PA 18032, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Biery's Port (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crane Iron Works (approx. half a mile away); David Thomas (approx. 0.7 miles away); Bryden Horse Shoe Works (approx. 0.9 miles away); Allentown (approx. 2.2 miles away); Saylor Park-Welcome (approx. 2 miles away); Coplay Made Cement: Cement Made Coplay
George Taylor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 5, 2015
2. George Taylor Marker
(approx. 2.6 miles away); Lehigh Valley Rock Suitable for Hydraulic Cement (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Catasauqua.
 
Also see . . .
1. George Taylor - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 14, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. George Taylor - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on July 14, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommercePoliticsWar, US Revolutionary
 
George Taylor House image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 5, 2015
3. George Taylor House
George Taylor House-Registered National Historic Landmark 1971 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 5, 2015
4. George Taylor House-Registered National Historic Landmark 1971
George Taylor House front view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 5, 2015
5. George Taylor House front view
George Taylor House-rear view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 5, 2015
6. George Taylor House-rear view
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 161 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 12, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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