America's First Lager
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 39° 57.875 W 075° 08.515
18S E 487880 N 4423835
Quick Description: In 1840, John Wagner brought lager yeast from his native Bavaria and brewed the nation's first lager beer.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 5/9/2020 12:25:29 PM
Waymark Code: WM12EC9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers
Views: 0

Long Description:
America's First Lager-In 1840, John Wagner brought lager yeast from his native Bavaria and brewed the nation's first lager beer. Later, other German immigrants began brewing lagers, which soon became popular & promoted growth of America's brewing industry.
Marker Name: America's First Lager

County: Philadelphia

Date Dedicated: 1/1/2001

Marker Type: City

Location: 905 N American St., Philadelphia

Category: Business & Industry

Website: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
In your log, please say if you learned something new, and if you took any extra time to explore the area once you stopped at the historic marker waymark. Please post a photo of you OR your GPS at the marker location.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Pennsylvania Historical Markers
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
Oscette visited America's First Lager 4/9/2019 Oscette visited it