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If you stood in this York Township field today: ‘You’d be under water’

This is how Lake Redman looked before it was Lake Redman. Lureen Brown provided these photos of that snowy York Township countryside as it looked in 1961. This photo looks across the hill as it comes down from Jacobus. Five years later, lake waters flooded this land. The boat landing at Lake Redman is roughly where the big hill meets the ridge, left center. Lureen Brown said if you’d stand in that field today: ‘You’d be under water.’

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Broad Street’s back-in angle parking in York. Why? Linked in to York County history, Oct. 3, 2012

Yorktownsquare.com covers video bios of Bobby Simpson and Susan Byrnes, a historical marker in Adams County’s Fairfield, and York High’s appointment as interim coach of the Indianapolis Colts.

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