1760 - 2010Settled around 1724 by Everhard Ream and founded as a town by his son Tobias Ream in 1760, originally called Zoar. In 1777, during the Revolutionary War, a field hospital was set up here for wounded soldiers from the Battle of Brandwine, some of whom are buried in the cemetery. During the 18th and 19th centuries, Reamstown was an important stop near the halfway point on the Lancaster-Reading stage coach line.
|Placed By||Reamstown 250 Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 2:14am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 404416 N 4451855|
|Decimal Degrees||40.21166667, -76.12323333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 12.7', W 76° 7.394'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 12' 42.00" N, 76° 7' 23.64" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1 N Reamstown Rd, Stevens PA 17578, US|
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