Category Archives: CITIES & TOWNS VISITED

My Final Hours in Eastern Pennsylvania!

Taking the Trolley Tour at Valley Forge really helped to give a great overview of that national park. They only stop at two sites along the way and zoom by the other locations in the park, but at least that … Continue reading

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Valley Forge, In Search of American Revolution War History

Today I visited Valley Forge National Historic Park. I came to honor my cousin the Rev. Paul H. Goss and his ancestor Ebenezer Goss who served there. Ebenezer was a brother to my Solomon Goss and youngest son of Philip … Continue reading

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Washington Crossing Historic Park on the Delaware River!

Washington Crossing Historical Park is located below New Hope. New Hope is a quaint tourist town along the Delaware River. It is filled with shopped, restaurants, a couple of museums and more. There are several bed and breakfasts, inns and … Continue reading

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It Was Time to Say Goodbye to the Susquehanna Valley, Wilkes-Barre and Shickshinny!

It was time to leave and I started south on Hiway 239 towards Wapwallopen to find Hiway 93 and head for I80 going east to 476 and south to Quarkertown Exit 44. I waved my goodbyes and felt a slight … Continue reading

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A Tour of Huntington and Fairmount Township, Luzerne County Part IV

The town of Harveyville, Huntington Twp., Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania Located on Hiway 239 or the Hunlock-Harveyville Road. Pine Grove Cemetery – outside of Harveyville Finding the Pine Grove Cemetery was easy. It you are in Harveyville take Cemetery Hill Road … Continue reading

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A Tour of Huntington and Fairmount Twp., Luzerne County Part III

The Old Goss Cemetery (Trescott) below Harveyville This cemetery is very difficult to find. From the Scott Cemetery continue on the Waterton Road till you get to the turn off for the Huntlock-Harveyville Road. It is a slight right. Take … Continue reading

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A Tour of Huntington and Fairmount Township, Luzerne County Part II

The Scott Cemetery After Wapwallopen we went back up Hiway 239 through Shickshinny to go in search of the Scott Cemetery near Waterton. We took Hiway 239 up through Shickshinny till we came to Sunshine Road and then we went … Continue reading

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Plymouth Historical Society, Plymouth, Pennsylvania

The Plymouth Historical Society is in the basement of a church that is no longer being used as a church. They still have the wooden pews and a velvet carpeted stage area with a curtain that is in pretty good … Continue reading

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