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Norman Wood Bridge at sunrise: Surely this is York County – actually Lancaster County – at its best

Linked in/Neat stuff: Hess trucks for sale/Synagogues in York Ah, the Norman Wood Bridge, seen before sunrise, several years ago, as captured by photographer Don McClure. It’s a beautiful span, high above the Susquehanna River. The bridge has a distinctively … Continue reading

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Codorus Creek, then a recreational venue, and 4 other memorable postcard views of York County, Pa.

The Hartley Boat Club sat next to the Codorus Creek south of York, Pa., south of Kings Mill, as seen in 1914. It pointed to the day when the Codorus was widely used for recreation, a theme some York officials are seeking to revisit today.

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‘Golden Age’ of riflemaking focus of Landis Valley exhibit: Linked in to history, 1/11/12

Yorktownsquare.com covers a Landis Valley Museum exhibit, Underground Railroad sites and Polish Civil War reenactors.

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York’s orphans stayed in big home marked today by little-known plaque: Linked in to York County history, Oct. 22, 2012

Yorktownsquare.com covers the Children’s Home of York locations, 10 top postcards, ‘agritainment,’ and the quest for Civil War photos.

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White roses mark the spot at Albemarle Park: Linked in to York County history, Oct. 21, 2012

Yorktownsquare.com covers the Boy Scouts’ ‘Perversion Files,’ Albemarle Park and the death of media entrepreneur Joseph Rosenmiller.

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