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Turbotville

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TURBOTVILLE - Founded 1859. Formerly "Snydertown". Renamed for Turbot Township, Turbotville is located in Pennsylvania's Upper Susquehanna Valley and Northumberland County. The historic Warrior Run Church can be found near Turbotville.  How to Get There:  

Lawrenceville

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  LAWRENCEVILLE. Founded 1787. Named for Commodore James Lawrence of the United States Navy. Commodore Lawrence, also known as Captain Lawrence, died as a result of mortal wounds from a battle during the War of 1812. The Borough of Lawrenceville in northern Tioga County has a peaceful existence in comparison. Lawrenceville is a small town just south of the border with New York State and is home to picturesque Cowanesque Lake . How to Get There: Sources and Links: Borough of Lawrenceville - Welcome to Lawrenceville Borough

Logan Mills Covered Bridge

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  Named after a nearby gristmill with the same name, the Logan Mills Covered Bridge is the last historic covered bridge that remains standing in Clinton County, Pennsylvania. Located about halfway between the towns of Loganton and Rebersburg, the Queenpost through truss designed covered bridge spans 63 feet across Fishing Creek in the Sugar Valley. The covered bridge is unique for having a shallow Queenpost design, which means that the supporting arch on the side of the bridge only goes halfway up the side of the bridge, rather than the whole way to the top. As a result, the shallow design actually makes the bridge less stable than covered bridges that feature the normal Queenpost design. It is one of 38 Queenpost designed covered bridges that remain in Pennsylvania. The Logan Mills Covered Bridge was built in 1874, but there is some evidence that the bridge may have been built as early as 1847. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in September 1979. It was renovat

Lexington

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LEXINGTON - Founded 1805. Formerly Dundee, renamed for Battle of Lexington. Located in Lancaster County, north of Lititz. How to Get There:

Airville

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  AIRVILLE - Founded 1828. Named for pure air in neighborhood. Airville is located in York County near the Susquehanna River and is home to the famous Indian Steps Museum , which houses a collection of Native American artifacts. It is also the location of the Otter Creek Campground , which is the setting for the song " The Dam at Otter Creek " by the band Live. How to Get There: Sources and Links: Notes From The Fire - Dam At Otter Creek

Powell

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  POWELL - Founded 1855. Formerly Greenwood. Renamed for Joseph Powell , a former Congressman from Bradford County, Pennsylvania. How to Get There:

McGee's Mills Covered Bridge

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  Built in 1873 in Mahaffey, Pennsylvania, the McGees Mills Covered Bridge is the last remaining covered bridge that crosses the West Branch of the Susquehanna River. It is also the only remaining covered bridge in Clearfield County and one of a handful along the US 219 corridor in any state the highway goes through. The McGees Mills Covered Bridge was built by Thomas A. McGee, who received an appropriation of $1,500 from the Clearfield County Commissioners to construct a replacement for a bridge spanning the West Branch of the Susquehanna River that was destroyed by a flood during the winter of 1872-1873. The 116 foot long single span Burr arch truss bridge has been protected for generations by its gabled roof, with $175 worth in local hand hewed white pine timbers having been used in its construction. Under the bridge, thousands of river rafts loaded with timber floated the West Branch of the Susquehanna River, with the last load passing under the bridge in 1938. These rafts of timbe