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1931 Aerial Photo of Edison Electric Plant in York

Part 13 of York County History Center Buildings This is Part 13 of an industrial chronicle of the buildings that will be repurposed into a York County History Center. These buildings originated as York’s Edison Electric Plant in 1885 and … Continue reading

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Readers Choose Top 10 Posts during September 2016

Near the beginning of every month, I’m sharing with my readers the top 10 posts from the previous month. This single graphic, features illustrations from all top 10 posts; however giving greater space to the higher ranked posts. Synopsis and … Continue reading

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Edison Electric Plant Expansions in York

Part 12 of York County History Center Buildings Following the turn of the Century, the Edison Electric Plant along North Pershing Avenue in York, in rapid succession, saw major facility expansions in 1904, 1910, 1911, 1914, 1916 and 1917. This … Continue reading

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Readers Choose Top 10 Posts during June 2016

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Your History Starts Here

Part 10 of York County History Center Buildings This is Part 10 of an industrial chronicle of the buildings on the property recently purchased by the York County Heritage Trust, with their goal of renovating the buildings into a York … Continue reading

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Twin Smokestacks at Edison Plant

Part 9 of York County History Center Buildings This is Part 9 of an industrial chronicle of the buildings on the property recently purchased by the York County Heritage Trust, with their goal of renovating the buildings into a York … Continue reading

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Birth of District Steam Heating in York

Part 7 of York County History Center Buildings This is Part 7 of an industrial chronicle of the buildings on the property recently purchased by the York County Heritage Trust, with their goal of renovating the buildings into a York … Continue reading

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Readers Choose Top 10 Posts during March 2016

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100th Birthday for the History Center Chimney

Part 6 of York County History Center Buildings This is Part 6 of an industrial chronicle of the buildings on the property recently purchased by the York County Heritage Trust, with their goal of renovating the buildings into a York … Continue reading

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Edison Electric Plant becomes subsidiary of York Railways

Part 5 of York County History Center Buildings This is Part 5 of an industrial chronicle of the buildings on the property recently purchased by the York County Heritage Trust, with their goal of renovating the buildings into a York … Continue reading

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