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Sayre in Bradford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Milltown

Est. 1783

 
 
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By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
1. Milltown Marker
Inscription. Prince Bryant’s gristmill became Shepards mill in 1788. The only mill between Binghamton, NY and Wilkes-Barre, PA. Shipping point for oil, lumber and plaster by raft to settlements on the Susquehanna. Later, there were nine mills operating at Milltown.
 
Erected 1991 by Valley Railroad Museum and Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.
 
Location. 41° 59.615′ N, 76° 31.074′ W. Marker is in Sayre, Pennsylvania, in Bradford County. Marker is on Cayuta Street. Touch for map. The marker is located near the Milltown Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Sayre PA 18840, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pine Plains (approx. 0.6 miles away); World War I Doughboy (approx. 0.9 miles away); Guthrie Square (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lehigh Valley Railroad (approx. 0.9 miles away); Athens (approx. 1.5 miles away); Site of Athens Academy (approx. 2.9 miles away); Stephen Foster (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Sullivan Expedition against the Iroquois Indians (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sayre.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
Milltown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, October 13, 2015
2. Milltown Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 117 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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