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Waterfront Property for sale in Easton Pennsylvania

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$150,000 5.8 acres
North Delaware Drive, Easton, PA 18042 - Northampton County

5.8 acres Easton, PA

THE FAMOUS "GETTER'S ISLAND" IS READY FOR NEW OWNERS. THIS ISLAND IS RICH IN HISTORY AND IS SAID TO BE EASTON'S THIRD MOST HAUNTED PLACES. RESEARCH IS STATING THERE WAS AN AMUSEMENT THERE YEARS AGO AND A LUMBER YARD OWNED THE ISLAND AS WELL............ HOWEVER IT IS MOST FAMOUS FOR A HANGING THAT TOOK PLACE IN THE 1830'S,THE HANGING OF CHARLES GETTER, HENCE, THE NAME GETTER'S ISLAND. ALL HANGINGS WERE HELD IN CENTER SQUARE, BUT DUE TO THE CIRCUMSTANCES OF THIS MURDER IT WAS DONE ON THE ISLAND SO TO BE VIEWED BY MORE OF THE PUBLIC. LOCAL HISTORIAN, FRANK WHELAN, HAS A GREAT ARTICLE POSTED ON WFMZ NEWS WEBSITE UNDER HISTORY HEADLINES. SO WHOS BRAVE ENOUGH TO TAKE OVER THE KING AND QUEEN REIGNS OF THIS LUSH 5.8 ACRE ISLAND?