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Flames Across the Susquehanna
From 6/28/2013 – 6/28/2013 Gettysburg/Dutch Country Re-enactment

Cord wood loaded in 25 braziers atop piers that span a mile across the Susquehanna River between Columbia and Wrightsville, PA will be torched at twilight. The mile-long covered bridge that once sat on these same piers was torched on June 28, 1863 to prevent the Confederates from marching into Lancaster County and on to Harrisburg and Philadelphia.

Time: See website for more information
Location:

Columbia-Wrightsville Bridge
Route 462
Columbia PA 17512

Organizer: Rivertownes PA USA
Admission: $2.00
Event Contact: Claire Storm
717-684-2489
astorm495@comcast.net
Website: http://www.rivertownes.org
Audience: General
Tickets go on sale:
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