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Near Lyndell in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Thomas Buchanan Read

 
 
Thomas Buchanan Read Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, February 25, 2016
1. Thomas Buchanan Read Marker
Inscription.
Poet – Painter – Sculptor
Was born March 12, 1822
In the house two hundred
and eighty feet
East of this point
Marked by Chester County Historical Society
1912

 
Erected 1912 by Chester County Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 2.41′ N, 75° 44.957′ W. Marker is near Lyndell, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is at the intersection of Corner Ketch Lyndell Road and Rolling Glen Lane, on the left when traveling west on Corner Ketch Lyndell Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lyndell PA 19354, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas B. Read (approx. one mile away); Springton Manor (approx. 2.4 miles away); Downingtown Log House (approx. 3.3 miles away); Philadelphia & Lancaster Turnpike Road (approx. 4.2 miles away); John G. Parke (approx. 4.3 miles away); Whittier C. Atkinson (approx. 4.8 miles away); Peter Bezellon (approx. 5 miles away); Graystone - Abram Francis Huston House (approx. 5.6 miles away).
 
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Also see . . .
Thomas Buchanan Read Marker Roadside image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, February 25, 2016
2. Thomas Buchanan Read Marker Roadside

1. Thomas Buchanan Read's Painting ~ "Sheridan's Ride". (Submitted on March 2, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
2. Thomas Buchanan Read's Poem ~ "Sheridan's Ride". (Submitted on March 2, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicNotable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
Thomas Buchanan Read Marker Street View image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, February 25, 2016
3. Thomas Buchanan Read Marker Street View
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 161 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 2, 2016, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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