Byrd Leibhart Site
Byrd Leibhart Site (36YO170)
Gravestones at Byrd Leibhart
|Location||Native Lands County Park, Lower Windsor Township, York County, Pennsylvania|
|Area||11 acres (4.5 ha)|
|NRHP Reference #||84003955|
|Added to NRHP||January 14, 2009|
The Byrd Leibhart Site, designated 36 YO 170 is a historic archaeological site located in Native Lands County Park at Lower Windsor Township, York County, Pennsylvania. It was the site of a late 17th-century fortified settlement. Artifacts were first discovered in 1929, and an excavation undertaken by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission took place in July–August 1970. The excavation identified three cemeteries, a village component, stockade, and a longhouse. The excavations uncovered a range of native and European trade goods dating to the late 17th century.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System. Note: This includes Ira Beckerman (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Byrd Leibhart Site (36YO170)" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-12-20.
|This article about a property in Pennsylvania on the National Register of Historic Places is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|