“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Lehighton, Pennsylvania

Clickable Map of Carbon County, Pennsylvania and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Carbon County, PA (75) Lehigh County, PA (124) Luzerne County, PA (271) Monroe County, PA (90) Northampton County, PA (242) Schuylkill County, PA (70)  CarbonCounty(75) Carbon County (75)  LehighCounty(124) Lehigh County (124)  LuzerneCounty(271) Luzerne County (271)  MonroeCounty(90) Monroe County (90)  NorthamptonCounty(242) Northampton County (242)  SchuylkillCounty(70) Schuylkill County (70)
Jim Thorpe is the county seat for Carbon County
Lehighton is in Carbon County
      Carbon County (75)  
      Lehigh County (124)  
      Luzerne County (271)  
      Monroe County (90)  
      Northampton County (242)  
      Schuylkill County (70)  
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1Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — American Maritime Veterans Memorial
In honor of all Veterans of the United States Navy ☆☆☆☆ Marine Corps ☆☆☆☆ Coast Guard ☆☆☆☆ Merchant Marines From The Lehighton, PA Area Anchors . . . Map (db m116268) WM
2Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Colonel Jacob Weiss
"Lehighton is a very beautiful and most pleasant town." Georg Heinrich Loskiel Moravian bishop and historian Anthracite Pioneer Philadelphia-born Col. Jacob Weiss (1750-1839) was deputy quartermaster general of . . . Map (db m116387) HM
3Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Colonel Jacob Weiss Monument
In grateful remembrance of Colonel Jacob Weiss a soldier of the Revolutionary War, donor of this parkMap (db m86851) WM
4Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Exploring the Corridor1828 - 1932
“Our residents take pride and partner in their heritage—they understand the meaning of what we have and act to preserve it” Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor and State Heritage Park, Management Action . . . Map (db m116343) HM
5Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — From Rails to Trails
"Since most of the land was donated to the railroads by the American public in the first place, we believe it should be returned to the public." David Burwell, President, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, 1988 A Well-Worn . . . Map (db m116342) HM
6Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Gnadenhuetten
Gnadenhuetten. The Moravian mission of this name was built in 1746 to accommodate the growing number of Mohican and Delaware Indian converts. It was the first white settlement in present-day Carbon County. It was burned on November 24, 1755, during . . . Map (db m133878) HM
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7Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Lehighton Area WWII Honored Dead Memorial
Sgt. Stanley Hoffman 1919 - 1944 For whom this boulevard was named, paid the supreme sacrifice in the line of duty, during the invasion of Anzio Beach, Italy..... This monument is a memorial to all fifty-seven servicemen, from the . . . Map (db m116324) WM
8Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Lehighton's Been Workin' on the Railroad!
"The first workers' whistle [at Packerton Yard] sounded at 5 a.m. as a wakeup call while the second at 7 a.m. was the signal for the men to start work." Thomas D. Eckhart The History of Carbon County, v. III When the . . . Map (db m116344) HM
9Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Military Working Dogs Memorial
In honor of all Past • Present • Future Military Working Dogs of the United States of America God Bless Our K-9 CorpsMap (db m116327) WM
10Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Veterans MemorialSome Gave All • All Gave Some
Dedicated to All Who Served ————————— Designed & Hand Painted Original & Replacement Cross 2012 • 2014 By Dotti Miller Class of 1965 Original Cross Made By Mark "Irish" Hagan . . . Map (db m116398) WM
11Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Vietnam Era Veterans MemorialAug. 5, 1964 to May 7, 1975 — All Gave Some - Some Gave All —
In Memory of Class of 1964 member PFC Clyde R. (Speedy) Houser KIA June 13, 1967 and Lehighton Area Residents SP4 Leon D. Eckhart KIA Feb. 25, 1967 LCPL Ronald S. H. (Butch) Christman KIA Feb. 28, 1968 SP4 Charles R. (Butch) Jones KIA . . . Map (db m116401) WM
12Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — War at Home MemorialMichael C. Wargo — June 22, 1976 - May 20, 2013 —
This memorial is dedicated to Michael C. Wargo, and the brave men and women whom have fought for America overseas, and have paid the final price here at home due to PTSD or TBI. We cannot stand idly by as Veteran suicides sweep the country. This . . . Map (db m116320) WM
13Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — Waterborne Veterans Memorial
. . . Map (db m116329) WM
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14Pennsylvania (Carbon County), Lehighton — World War I Centennial Commemoration
In honor and memory of the veterans of the Lehighton area who served in WWI 1917 - 2017 100th Anniversary CommemorationMap (db m116322) WM
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Oct. 3, 2022