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Shickshinny is located along Route 11, midway between Nanticoke and Berwick.
Shickshinny is named for the nearby Shickshinny Creek. The word means "five
mountains" as five mountains meet near Shickshinny. The names of these mountains
are NEWPORT, KNOB, LEE, RIVER AND ROCKY mountain. Shickshinny borough
was organized November 30, 1861. The borough is taken from Union and Salem
The following pictures were donated by Lise Boorse (local photographer). If you are
interested in these or any local photographs, or wish to purchase a copy of any of her
prints you can contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org You may find more of her prints
throughout our web site, look for her email address as shown above.
Society meetings are open to the public and everyone is encouraged to attend.
Septemeber 14th -Opera House, Shickshinny (Across from old Acme)
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