Bradford County, PA


BRADFORD COUNTY, situated on the north boundary of Pennsylvania, and traversed by Susquehanna river. Length, 38 miles; mean width, 35; with an area of 1,330 square miles. The face of the country rocky and hilly, and the soil varied, but not very fertile. Seat of justice, Towanda. Pop. in 1820, 11,554; in 1830, 19,669; in 1840, 32,769; in 1850, 42,839. (Fanning's, 1853)

    Place Unit Type
    Containing Unit
    Name Type
    Columbia Township, PA City or Town
    Towanda, PA City or Town
    Ulster Township, PA Location or Site
    Wysox Township, PA City or Town
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