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Southern York County tunnels: An over-the-handlebars look

A recent VeloPhoto York blog post, telling about a 52-mile bike trip on and around the Heritage Rail Trail County Park, is headlined ‘3 Tunnels, 2 Firetrucks.’ York countian Rick Ramage covers the Howard Tunnel, which many people know about, … Continue reading

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Great Depression in York, Pa.: ‘There was considerable personal suffering’

Linked in/Neat stuff, below: 113-year-old York countian/Dover ID trial’s 10th anniversary This image highlights the cover of the 2015 ‘Journal of York County Heritage,’ a journal of research about topics from York County’s past. This year’s journal topics: David E. … Continue reading

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Who is Bob Kinsley, builder of the new Gettysburg Visitors Center?

Developer Bob Kinsley talks with York Mayor Kim Bracey at a 2013 community event. Of all of BEven then, Kinsley was in the middle of plans to build a new visitor’s center at Gettysburg (Pa.) National Park.

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Thousands discover formerly unheralded York County rail trail’s Howard Tunnel

Bob Kinsley rides Mexican Wave through the Howard Tunnel on the Rail Trail. The tunnel is one of the oldest in the United States. No matter which direction York County rail trails run, users probably won’t see any artifact or … Continue reading

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