The Historical Markers of York County

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Throughout York County’s charming towns and picturesque countryside, historical signs and markers abound. The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission placed most of the markers, and a complete database can be found by clicking here. The database includes all of the 50+ historical markers in York County, including the name, location, date of dedication, category, and complete text. Here is a quick overview of York County’s historical markers.

Abraham Lincoln
Carlisle Street & Park Avenue
Hanover

Amanda Berry Smith
Grace United Methodist Church
108 South Main Street
Shrewsbury

America’s First Iron Steamboat
PA 462
Wrightsville

Battle of Hanover
Hanover Square, Southwest
Hanover

Black Horse Tavern
Continental Square, Northwest
York

Bob Hoffman
3300 Board Road
Emigsville

Camp Security
PA 462
Stonybrook

Codorus Furnace
PA 24
Starview

Colonel Thomas Hartley
West Market St. (between Beaver & George)
York

Cresap’s Fort
PA 624
Craley

First Pinchot Road
PA 177
Lewisberry

General Horatio Gates
West Market Street (near Pershing)
York

General Wayne Headquarters
West Market & Beaver Streets
York

Gettysburg Campaign
PA 462
West of PA 234

Gettysburg Campaign
PA 116
Near PA 216
Hanover

Gettysburg Campaign
PA 194
Hanover

Gettysburg Campaign
PA 462, Susquehanna River Bridge
Wrightsville

Gettysburg Campaign
PA 74
Weiglestown

Globe Inn
Continental Square, Southwest
York

Golden Plough Tavern
West Market Street (near Pershing)
York

Hall & Sellers Press
West Market & Beaver Streets
York

Hanover Junction
PA 616
Hanover Junction

Jacob L. Devers
254 Roosevelt Avenue
York

James Smith
First Presbyterian Church
York

Kilpatrick Headquarters
Hanover Square, Northwest
Hanover

Major John Clark
South Beaver Street (near West Market)
York

Market House
Hanover Square, Northeast
Hanover

Mason-Dixon Line
PA 74 at PA-MD Line

McAllister Tavern
Baltimore & Middle Streets
Hanover

McClean House
Continental Square, Northeast
York

Penn Common
College Avenue
York

Philip Livingston
North George Street at Prospect Hill Cemetery
York

Phineas Davis
West King & South Newberry Streets
York

Provincial Courthouse
Continental Square, Southeast
York

Springettsbury Manor
PA 462
Wrightsville

Spurgeon Milton Keeny
155 South Main Street
Shrewsbury

Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal
PA 624
Wrightsville

Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal
PA 425
York Furnace

Susquehanna and Tidewater Canal
PA 624
Craley

Susquehanna Canal
PA 624
Craley

Susquehanna Canal (2)
PA 425
York Furnace

Warrington Meeting House
PA 74
Wellsville

William C. Goodridge
123 East Philadelphia Street
York

York
US 111 - South
York

York
US 30 - East
York

York
US 111 – North
York

York
US 30 – West
York

York County
205 West Market Street
York

York County Academy
North Beaver Street
York

York County Prison
King & South George Streets
York

York House
225 East Market Street
York

York Imperial Apple
South George Street
York (south)

York Inter-State Fair
PA 462 at Fairgrounds
York

York Iron Company Mine
Hoff Road
Between Seven Valleys & Jefferson

York Liberty Bell
North Beaver Street
York

York Meeting
West Philadelphia Street
York

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