Category Archives: Pennsylvania

NJ-PA Lincoln Highway bridge turns 150

The Calhoun Street Bridge, linking Morrisville, Pennsylvania and Trenton, New Jersey, turns 150 years old this year. The Lincoln Highway went over this bridge. Bridge route connecting Morrisville and Trenton turns 150, Gema Maria Duarte, Bucks County Courier Times (Levittown, … Continue reading

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Fri 6/24: Bus tour along LH from Chambersburg to Columbia, PA

On Friday, June 24, the Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor is sponsoring a one-day bus tour along the Lincoln Highway in Pennsylvania from Chambersburg to Columbia and back. Lincoln Highway daytrip set, Chambersburg (Pa.) Public Opinion, May 29, 2011

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Bristol, PA group hosting event on Lincoln Highway

The Bristol Cultural and Historical Foundation is hosting a free presentation on Lincoln Highway on Sunday, April 3 at 2 p.m. Bristol group hosting event on Lincoln Highway, Rachel Canelli, Bucks County Courier Times (Levittown, Pa.), March 22, 2011

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Article on LHA in Chambersburg Public Opinion

There is an article on the Lincoln Highway and the Association in the Chambersburg Public Opinion: Fort Loudon Sidelights, Anna Rotz, Chambersburg (Pa.) Public Opinion, February 18, 2011

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Replica apple truck to be put on display next to LH

Students from Franklin County Career and Technology Center are building a replica 1920 Selden apple truck, the kind used frequently almost a century ago in agricultural Franklin County. According to Janet Pollard of Franklin County Visitors’ Bureau, the 1.5 scale … Continue reading

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Review: The Ship Inn in Exton, Pa.

Town Talk reviews the Ship Inn, a restaurant along the Lincoln Highway in Exton, Pennsylvania that has been at the same location since 1796. The Historic Ship Inn: Doing Business For Over Two Hundred Years, Town Talk (Ridley, Pa.), December … Continue reading

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‘Route 30’ screening raises $2,700

The red carpet was rolled out on Sept. 27 at Majestic Theatre, Gettysburg, for the sold-out area premiere of “Route 30,” John Putch’s film that focuses on three stories along U.S. Route 30. Showing of ‘Route 30’ raises $2,700, Public … Continue reading

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VIP Premiere of Lincoln Highway documentary in Sewickley, Pennsylvania

Rick Sebak’s latest PBS documentary, “A Ride Along the Lincoln Highway” will debut nationally Oct. 29. Sebak, of WQED-TV, will host a VIP premiere Oct. 18 at the Sewickley Car Store, which sits along the original route of the Lincoln … Continue reading

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Visiting the Coffee Pot in Bedford, Pennsylvania

In the 1930s, the Lincoln Highway was the equivalent of today’s interstate.  The over-sized coffee pot built along its edge served an obvious purpose. Scott’s Spots: Take A Walk Inside A Giant Coffee Pot, WHAG-TV NBC 25, Hagerstown, Maryland

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"Route 30" movie premieres in York, Pennsylvania

John Putch’s film "Route 30", which was screened in Gettysburg on September 27, will premiere in York on October 3. Alexis Dow, Get your kicks on Route 30 (scroll down to find the article), The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, PA), October 2, … Continue reading

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