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History Mystery people of York County, Pa.: Test your knowledge

This week’s History Mystery quiz focuses on people. It’s amazing – and a bit sad – that once well-known York countians pass from the public scene and blend into history. So consider this quiz – and other YorkTownSquare.com posts an effort to remind folks of those who built this county. (OK, there are a couple of places in here, too.)

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Digging Dillsburg and Delta: Indiana Joneses searching for archeological jewels

Steve Warfel, an archaeologist with York County roots who lives in New Cumberland, oversees the unearthing of long-buried foundation at Dill’s Tavern in northwestern York County’s Dillsburg. (See video of the excavation below.) Also of interest: Digging Coulsontown: ‘This is … Continue reading

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