Wysox Township Information


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Wysox is a township in Bradford County, located on a section of route 6 called "The Golden Mile".

Wysox is a township in Bradford County, located on a section of route 6 called "The Golden Mile". The latitude of Wysox is 41.774N. The longitude is -76.399W. Elevation is 1,007 feet. The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,763.

Wysox both township and creek, is derived from the Indian word Wisachgimi, signifying “the place of grapes.” Zeisberger spells the word Wisachk; Sauk, or Saucon, “a canoe harbor” --Wysauk, where there is a canoe harbor.” Source

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This news item is from Wysox, PA in the Endless Mountains of Bradford County
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