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Honesdale in Wayne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Stourbridge Lion

 
 
Stourbridge Lion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
1. Stourbridge Lion Marker
Inscription. A replica of the famous Stourbridge Lion, first locomotive run on rails in the U.S., 1829, is housed here. Beside it is the Eclipse, original passenger coach on the D & H Gravity Railroad.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 34.334′ N, 75° 15.332′ W. Marker is in Honesdale, Pennsylvania, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (US 6) and 8th Street on Main Street (US 6). Touch for map. This marker is outside of the museum of the Wayne County Historical Society, Honesdale PA. Marker is in this post office area: Honesdale PA 18431, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Delaware & Hudson Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Zenas Russell House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Delaware & Hudson Gravity Railroad Coal Wagon (about 400 feet away); Lincoln Nomination (about 400 feet away); Grace Episcopal Church (about 600 feet away); War Memorial (about 700 feet away); F. M. Crane House (about 700 feet away); Senator Kingsbury House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Honesdale.
 
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Stourbridge Lion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
2. Stourbridge Lion Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 185 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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