Abraham Lincoln
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 40° 05.867 W 074° 51.377
18T E 512249 N 4438620
Quick Description: The train carrying the President-elect from Springfield, Ill., to his Inauguration in Washington, D.C., stopped briefly near this point.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/7/2020 5:26:12 PM
Waymark Code: WM129Q5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
Abraham Lincoln-On Feb. 21, 1861, the train carrying the President-elect from Springfield, Ill., to his Inauguration in Washington, D.C., stopped briefly near this point. Mr. Lincoln appeared on the rear platform and spoke to the assembled crowd, estimated at more than a thousand people.
Marker Name: Abraham Lincoln

County: Bucks

Date Dedicated: 1/1/1991

Marker Type: City

Location: Pond St., between Grundy Tower Dr. and Beaver St., Bristol, back from road near fence

Category: Abraham Lincoln, Government & Politics, Government & Politics 19th Century

Website: Not listed

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