York County

York County (HM2H0)

Location: York, PA 17401 York County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.675', W 76° 43.912'

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Formed August 19, 1749 from Lancaster County, it was Pennsylvania's fifth to be established. York, the county seat, was laid out in 1741. Continental Congress met in York, 1777-78. Here it adopted Articles of Confederation; ratified treaties with France.
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HM NumberHM2H0
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Historical PeriodColonial, 18th Century
Historical PlaceTown
Marker TypeHistoric District
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Year Placed1981
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 10:46pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 352080 N 4424892
Decimal Degrees39.96125000, -76.73186667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.675', W 76° 43.912'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 40.5000" N, 76° 43' 54.7200" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201 W Market St, York PA 17401, US
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