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Along The Octorara, PA (Images of America) (Images of America)

by James Hery

  • 67 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Arcadia Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History,
  • United States,
  • History / United States / General,
  • PA,
  • United States - General,
  • Octoraro Valley (Pa. and Md.),
  • Pictorial works,
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10608306M
    ISBN 100738554650
    ISBN 109780738554655
    OCLC/WorldCa175286688

      Built in , the foot two –span bridge crosses the Octorara Creek and was a primary route between New York and Washington in the late 19 th century. The second bridge connecting Chester and Lancaster counties is Mercer’s Mill (6). This bridge was named for Captain John Mercer, a farmer and mill owner on the Lancaster side of the bridge.   2 S 3rd St, Oxford, PA +1 Website + Add hours. All photos (6) All photos (6) Enhance this page - Upload photos! Add a photo.4/ TripAdvisor reviews.

    For those attending Prom at Octorara High School in Atglen, Pa, a Prom Limo is a luxury ride that will immediately draw the attention of every student at Octorara High School. With Limos that can handle 2 to 12, the comfort and luxury of a stretch Limo for a Prom in is the perfect vehicle for students who attend Octorara High School. Stocked Trout Waters [view regulation]: BERKS Antietam Creek – Antietam Reservoir – Furnace Creek (Robesonia) – Hay Creek – Kistler Creek – Little Lehigh Creek – Little Swatara Creek – Maiden Creek (confluence with Kistler Creek in Kempton downstream to dam in Lenhartsville) – Manatawny Creek – Mill Creek (trib. to Sacony Creek) – Mill Creek (trib. to Schuylkill River.

    Octorara was a small enough school that when you walked through the halls, you knew almost every face. They pushed to excel you in your studies and have you prepared for your future starting in 8th grade! The teachers are passionate about what they do and they show how much they care for . Industry: Elementary/Secondary School, Elementary/Secondary School School/Educational Services, School/Educational Services Site: Phone: () , () , () , () , () , () (Fax), () , () (Fax) Description: Mission: The mission of the Octorara Area School District, through a partnership among.


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Dennis Simmons is an adjunct instructor of history at Millersville University and is the president of the Greater Octorara Valley Historical Society.

Together they have created Along the Octorara, a journey into history that reveals both the universal and the unique in a time now gone.4/5(1). Dennis Simmons is an adjunct instructor of history at Millersville University and is the president of the Greater Octorara Valley Historical Society.

Together they have created Along the Octorara, a journey into history that reveals both the universal and the unique Along The Octorara a time now gone.

~Brand: ArcadiaPublishing. The Hardcover of the Along the Octorara by James Hery, Dennis Simmons | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be :   Along the Octorara (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) [Henry, James] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Along the Octorara (Images of. By James Hery, ISBN:Paperback. Bulk books at wholesale prices. Min. 25 copies. Free Shipping & Price Match Guarantee. The Octorara Area School District (OASD) is committed to making its web site accessible for all, and ensuring that students are provided with access to its facilities and the technology and information they need to succeed in and out of the classroom.

Choose our history of Pennsylvania books at Arcadia Publishing. Read about the early history of Pennsylvania, its oil history, its cultural evolution, and much more. PA Along the Octorara. $ PA Harmony.

$ PA book Around Bradford. $ PA Northern Cambria. $ PA Norristown. The Octorara Area School District is a small, rural–urban fringe, public school district serving Parkesburg, Atglen, Christiana, West Sadsbury Township, Sadsbury Township (Lancaster County), West Fallowfield Township, Highland Township, and Londonderry Township in Pennsylvania.

The district encompasses approximately 93 square miles, with access along Pennsylvania Ro just 10 miles. The name Moccasin Run is derived from the Indians that dwelt along the Octorara Creek. According to The Atlas of Chester County PA, Early Indians, Trails, and Villages, it locates the Shawnee Indians in West Fallowfield Area, which is 1 mile west of the golf course along the Octorara Nanticoke Trail was the now Route 10 (Octorara Trail) which is the water shed divide between the.

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OCTORARA AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT EMBLEM The school emblem, designed by Hunter Gaul, appeared on the dedication brochure for the dedication of the first Octorara building on Novem Each item on the emblem holds significance. Octorara Brave - Centers attention on the shared history of the area.

Upper Octorara Presbyterian Church (UOPC) was established in by a group of Scotch-Irish immigrants. The name Octorara came from an Indian word meaning “Rushing Waters.” There was an Indian settlement located along the Octorara Creek and a smaller campsite was situated nearby in the present cemetery.

The first regular minister, Reverend Adam Boyd, mentored. View detailed information and reviews for 67 Octorara Rd in Parkesburg, Pennsylvania and get driving directions with road conditions and live traffic updates along the way. PA Game Commission assists with managing the area as nesting habitat for migratory birds and Bald Eagle.

Bluebird and Wood Duck boxes have been set up along with two Osprey nesting platforms. Conservation efforts are made by the non-profit Octoraro Watershed Association.

The Octoraro is a Pennsylvania Scenic River site. Buy a cheap copy of Along the Octorara book by Dennis Simmons. Free shipping over $ This is an account of the celebration of the Upper Octorara Presbyterian, on the occasion of its th anniversary.

It is complete with a list of the successive pastors, an order of exercises, the correspondence of its members, as well as an appendix containing such important information as names of earliest members, pewholders, list of. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library. The McConnells were among the earliest settlers along the first mention of the McConnell name is to be found in the minute book of Property I, Volume XIX of the second series of the Pennsylvania archives in which there is the following entry:"2/2mo/ Abraham Emmet recommends Alexander Miller, Alex'r McConnell and John Scott as.

From: History of Lancaster Co unty "Middle Octorara Presbyterian Church Bart Township, Lancaster County, Pa" By Ellis and Evans, In History of Lancaster County" printed Transcription from: Rootsweb From about toa great number or people for various reasons emigrated to America - from the north of Ireland, and quite a large part of these landed at Philadelphia, Pa., and at New.

View the Octorara High School yearbook for free, or buy a reprint. Recapture your memories, share with your family, and reconnect with your classmates. Those along the upper river were known as the Andaste.

They were first visited by a white man inwhen Etienne Brule, Champlain's interpreter, came down from Canada to enlist their aid in a French attack against the Five Nations' strongholds in New York.

It was this alliance of the Carantouan and Huron with the French that later led to the.living along the Octorara Creek. In William Penn acquired Pennsylvania, and this area became part of Chester, the largest and most western of the three original counties.

The immediate area known as Sadsbury Township was organized in Penn may have passed through here in when he signed a treaty with Chief.The McConnells were among the earliest settlers along the Octorara.

The first mention of the McConnell name is to be found in the minute book of Property I, Volume XIX of the second series of the Pennsylvania archives in which there is the following entry: "2/2mo/ Abraham Emmet recommends Alexander Miller, Alex'r McConnell and John Scott as.