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Golden Swan Tavern

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c. 1807. 2 E. Market St.
  • (Photograph by Matthew Aungst)

A brick survivor from the early village stands on the southeast corner of Continental, formerly Center, Square. Built as a tavern, it was later adapted as a dry goods store and is now part of the adjacent Colonial Revival bank complex.

Writing Credits

George E. Thomas


What's Nearby


George E. Thomas, "Golden Swan Tavern", [York, Pennsylvania], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of PA vol 2

Buildings of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania, George E. Thomas, with Patricia Likos Ricci, Richard J. Webster, Lawrence M. Newman, Robert Janosov, and Bruce Thomas. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012, 356-356.

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