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York, Pa.’s signal tower to be preserved: ‘Towers … kept the railroad moving’

This tall structure in the York Street area of York City will remain standing as the area around it changes. Buildings in the 200 blocks of York and Chestnut streets will come down. Think Loud Development is looking to make … Continue reading

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Foustown: Glen Rock-area company town, now ghost town – Linked in to York County history, 3/18/13

Yorktownsquare.com covers early York County businesswoman Shinah Etting, Gettysburg 150 stories, lonely ghost town Foustown, and a sought-after Samurai sword.

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A tow plow? One can only hope it never comes your way: Linked in to York County history, 3/7/13

Yorktownsquare.com covers the doomed Avalong barn, Bowen & McLaughlin’s start in York, Gettysburg tourism, and a truck body reportedly made in York

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Old Gettysburg Cyclorama building: Visit this round landmark while it still stands

Old Gettysburg Cyclorama building: Visit this round landmark while it still stands

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Two developers have plans for a relocated Gettysburg Cyclorama building

The former Gettysburg Cyclorama building won’t face the bulldozer’s blade in December after all. Here, visitors experience the Cyclorama in its final days at its longtime post. Background posts: Gettysburg Cyclorama critics: Reviews ranged from ‘huge dinosaur’ to ‘I was … Continue reading

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