Boyertown Burial Casket Company
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 40° 20.093 W 075° 38.285
18T E 445800 N 4465123
Quick Description: It was among the largest casket manufacturers in the world and earliest traded on the N.Y. and Phila. stock exchanges.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/7/2020 5:17:10 PM
Waymark Code: WM129Q4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
Boyertown Burial Casket Company-Established here in 1893 by C.A. Mory and Associates, it was among the largest casket manufacturers in the world and earliest traded on the N.Y. and Phila. stock exchanges. The company secured numerous patents for innovative improvements and designs and was renowned for its fine craftsmanship. Progressive marketing techniques led to international sales. After the company's sale in 1987 and closure in 1988, the factory was demolished.
Marker Name: Boyertown Burial Casket Company

County: Berks

Date Dedicated: 8/1/2009

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: 23 N Walnut St., Boyertown, near Philadelphia Ave. and Walnut Woods Retirement Community

Category: Business & Industry

Website: Not listed

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