Snow Hill Cloister

Snow Hill Cloister (HM1KVI)

Location: Waynesboro, PA 17268 Franklin County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 47.418', W 77° 34.4873'

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An offshoot of Ephrata Cloister in Lancaster County, deriving its name from the Snowberger family active in its foundation. Composed of widows, widowers, and single persons, with goods held in common, it prospered from 1814 until the Civil War
Historical Period19th Century
Historical PlaceOther
Marker TypeHistoric Structure
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Year Placed1966
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 at 10:02am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] DOUGLAS MOWEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 279540 N 4407654
Decimal Degrees39.79030000, -77.57478800
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.418', W 77° 34.4873'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 25.0800" N, 77° 34' 29.2368" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)717
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9240 Anthony Hwy, Waynesboro PA 17268, US
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