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Besser’s, on the Susquehanna Trail, a favorite pitstop for motorists

Besser’s, a major restaurant, lodging spot along the trail south of Loganville, must have been marketing minded. People have postcards showing the camp from all angles in their collections. “Received this postcard from a local resident,” Doug Winemiller of Stewartstown Historical Society, wrote. “I have no idea of the date.”

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Boring Furniture pedestal ‘beautiful, well made piece’: Linked in to history, 12/21/12

Long-closed Boring Furniture of North York continues to draw interest from owners of their fine pieces

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Got a question about York County’s people, places or things? Here are some answers

Here’s a list of frequently asked questions – and answers – for those with queries about York County history, places and people

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Did Abe Lincoln see this Hanover Junction clock? Linked in with neat York County history stuff, Aug. 1, 2012

Clock that hung in Hanover Junction, site of Abraham Lincoln’s visit, is up for sale at an Adams County auction house.

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Furniture making in York County, again, fascinates folks: Linked in with neat York County history stuff, July 7, 2012

Today’s Yorktownsquare.com post covers Boring Furniture Co. tables, ‘Nine Months in York Town’, Conowingo Dam, and Gettysburg reenactment.

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In Felton, fixing classics from across the pond: Linked in with neat York County history stuff, July 1, 2012

More neat stuff, below: Boring Furniture/Gettysburg collectible show/Glady’s Pool Did you see the story about the repair shop in Felton that fixes vintage cars from Britain? A York countian services British-made in that southeastern York County borough. A ydr.com story … Continue reading

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