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Springetts development 50 years ago: ‘When Ye Old Valley Inn was dismantled, the findings were amazing’

The York Valley Inn, believed to have dated back to before York County, Pa.’s founding in 1749, came down in 1962. The servers pictured here must have known of its significance because they use it as a backdrop as they … Continue reading

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Good stuff found in York County’s ‘Codorus Valley Chronicles’

‘Soon here in this country a three hundred year old building will be as scarce as a dinosaur,’ ‘The Codorus Valley Chronicles.’ Most pioneer mills are gone and Swiss-style bank barns are giving way to pole barns. The newsletter pointed … Continue reading

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