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Danville in Montour County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Montgomery House

 
 
Montgomery House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 11, 2015
1. Montgomery House Marker
Inscription. Built in 1792 as the residence of General William Montgomery, pioneer settler and father of the founder of Danville. The house is now occupied by the Montour County Historical Society.
 
Erected 1952 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 57.857′ N, 76° 36.973′ W. Marker is in Danville, Pennsylvania, in Montour County. Marker is on Bloom Street (U.S. 11). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Bloom Street, Danville PA 17821, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Iron Rails (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Christopher Sholes (about 800 feet away); The North Branch Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Montour County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Home of First Iron "T" Rail in America (approx. 0.3 miles away); Montour County Courthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pennsylvania Canal (approx. 6.6 miles away); Washingtonville Bridge (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Danville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Colonel William Montgomery - Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 8, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
2. William Montgomery - Find-A-Grave.
Montgomery House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 11, 2015
2. Montgomery House Marker
(Submitted on April 8, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Montgomery House-Frontal view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 11, 2015
3. Montgomery House-Frontal view
Colonel William Montgomery (1736-1816) image. Click for full size.
By Public Domain
4. Colonel William Montgomery (1736-1816)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 20, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   4. submitted on April 8, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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