This granite bear stands primed for action: Where in York County, Pa., can you see this artwork?

bearHere’s this week’s History Mystery question: This is surely one of York County, Pa.’s most unusual tombstones. Where does this granite bear stand? But here’s a tougher one: Do you know its story? Answer. This question on the YDR’s Facebook page drew more than 50 comments. Check them out. Also of interest: Check out scores of history quizzes and (fun) tests.

Check out 6 more History Mystery quizzes. (If the images don’t appear on your mobile device, please click on the date).

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History Mystery: This downtown in the region has undergone many changes and tried many strategies for rebirth and…

Posted by York Daily Record/Sunday News on Saturday, August 1, 2015

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History Mystery: This photo of old record bears interesting artwork and reminds us about McCrory’s, one of York’s 5 and…

Posted by York Daily Record/Sunday News on Sunday, August 2, 2015

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History Mystery: His name is Paul Snyder, and he’s from #DallastownPa. He is internationally known and spent a long…

Posted by York Daily Record/Sunday News on Friday, July 31, 2015

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History mystery: Meet Martha Bailey, an early female physician in rural #YorkCountyPa last century. She started as a…

Posted by York Daily Record/Sunday News on Sunday, August 2, 2015

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History Mystery: A recent tour of a #YorkPa landmark afforded a look at these obscure stained glass windows showing…

Posted by York Daily Record/Sunday News on Tuesday, August 4, 2015

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History Mystery: Meet Rebecca at the Well, a beautiful fountain in a well-watered place – a #YorkPa site where water…

Posted by York Daily Record/Sunday News on Monday, August 3, 2015

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Quest Facebook post … .

An idea from York, England…to York, PA?

Posted by Richard Bono on Saturday, August 1, 2015

About Jim McClure

Editor of the York Daily Record/Sunday News, ydr.com and its many digital products. Journalism/history blogger: yorktownsquare.com. Author or co-author of seven York County, Pa., history books.

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