Born May 12, 1754 ~ Died September 7, 1811Samuel Wright, Son of James and Rhoda Wright, was the original proprietor of Old Columbia. He named and laid out the bounds of the early town in what was then Wright's Ferry.
|Placed By||The President and Managers of the Old Columbia Public Ground Company|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 3rd, 2018 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 372106 N 4432620|
|Decimal Degrees||40.03411667, -76.49900000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 2.047', W 76° 29.94'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 2' 2.82" N, 76° 29' 56.4" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 523 Locust St, Columbia PA 17512, US|
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