Pleasure Driving Horses for Sale near Tower City, PA

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Draft Mare
Pretty Belgian Morgan Cross Mare. Good Trail Horse, looks good in Harness. ..
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Sorrel
Draft
Mare
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Lebanon, PA
PA
$1,850
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About Tower City, PA

Tower City was founded by and named for Charlemagne Tower, a New York–born lawyer who had come to Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania in 1846 to work with the legal issues regarding land claims to large coal and mineral deposits in that area. His first Pennsylvania practice was located in Orwigsburg, and then relocated to Pottsville in 1850 when it was made the Schyulkill County seat. Not long after Tower came to Pottsville, he began furiously purchasing and clearing liens to lands containing large anthracite deposits in and around Schuylkill County. This was part of an elaborate land grab scheme devised by Tower and his partner, Alfred Munson of Utica, NY. The plan called for Tower to use his legal acumen to clear all the liens and opposing claims to the 8,000-acre (32 km 2) Munson-Williams claim, and to all the land around it.