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The past two Sundays I visited The Stewartstown Historical Society to gather location details for my YorksPast series that is providing a location and source index for pre-1950 York County schools.  In doing so, I was treated to a preview of many of the pictures that will be included in

York County was formed from Lancaster County in 1749; at that time it was reasonable to look at Lancaster County Maps for York County Information.  However 75-years later the best map details available for Wrightsville, with adjoining town Westphalia, and connecting to Columbia via their first Susquehanna River bridge comes