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Region 3 originally consisted of two areas: Area E, which covered eastern Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia was renamed Area 3-A; and Area F, which covered western Pennsylvania, became Area 3-B:


I need to show councils with disbanded lodges that either rechartered with a new name OR merged into a council with existing lodge. I also need to correct boundary for SW Warren Co. when re-drawing maps for Region 3.

m = merged into
nc = name changed
dis = disbanded
rc = re-chartered


The old Area E, and Area F-- which covered Pennsylania, Maryland, Virginia, and DC-- were combined to form Region 3 as part of the 1948 integration into the twelve scouting regions.

Area 3-A (1949-52)
at least 26 lodges/34 councils
Eastern Pa. Lodges:Maryland Lodges:
Unami 1Nentico 12
Minsi 5Guneukitschik 317
Susquehannock 11
Wyona 18 (dis '51)Virginia Lodges:
Octoraro 22Nawakwa 3
Ajapeu 331953: Koo Koo Ku Hoo 161
7/5/51: Swatara 39    Ne-Pah-Win 161 (nc)
Delmont 43Shenandoah 258
Pohopoco 44Shenshawpotoo 276
Ah-Pace 58Blue Heron 349
Monaken 1036/18/1951: Powhatan 456
Memeu 1257/5/1951: Kecoughtan 463
Acahela 2233/12/52: Amanquemack 470*
Quekolis 3169/25/52: Chanco 483
Wapsu Achtu 343
Tiadaghton 384
Tuckahoe 386
6/19/1952: Tunkhannock 476

Area 3-B (1948-52)
Western Pa. Lodges:
Wagion 6
Eriez 46
Kuwewanik 57
Anicus 67
Sagamore 130
Ah'Tic 139
Unalachtigo 168
Chimalus 242
Ho-Squa-Sa-Ga-Dah 251
Cornplanter 255 (dis 1/50)
Deer Rock 256
Wopsononock 347
7/20/1949: Packanke 419
9/8/1950: Amadahi 441
6/18/1951: Allegewi 455

Reference: lists published by National, "Area, Area Leaders, and Lodges" (5/13/1949) and "Organizational Pattern and Local Lodge Listing, 1952"

Mercer County Council, located in northwestern Pennsylvania, also included the small community of Brookfield Township right across the border in Ohio. All region and council maps that I have seen prior to the 1973 Six Regions depict the Ohio-Penna. border as a region boundary. The most significant map of this era was in 1965, and did not include Ohio. However, research and maps of Region 3 published by Neal Bronder include that small part of Ohio.

Dave Scocca has created a very slick animated map from Youtube that shows the boundary changes for Region III.






More information on events and patch scans for 3-B and 3-F can be found at Area III-B Events










More information on events and patch scans for 3-B and 3-F can be found at Area III-B Events







1973 Region 3 Lodge Listing
(final 1973 conferences)
Area 3-A
Unami Lodge One Philadelphia Council #525 Philadelphia PA
Kittatinny Lodge #5 Hawk Mountain Council #528 Reading PA
Octoraro Lodge #22 Chester County Council #539 West Chester PA
Ajapeu Lodge #33 Bucks County Council #777 Doylestown PA
Delmont Lodge #43 Valley Forge Council #507 Valley Forge PA
Nentico Lodge #12 Baltimore Area Council #220 Baltimore MD
Nentego Lodge #20 Del-Mar-Va Council #81 Wilmington DE
Area 3-B
Langundowi Lodge #46 French Creek Council #532 Erie PA
Ah'Tic Lodge #139 Bucktail Council #509 DuBois PA
Packanke Lodge #419*** Moraine Trails Council #500 Butler PA
Gyantwachia Lodge #255 Chief Cornplanter Council #538 Warren PA
Nachamawat Lodge #275 Penn's Woods Council #508 Windber PA
Area 3-C <did not meet 1973>
Nawakwa Lodge #3 Robert E. Lee Council #602 Richmond VA
Koo Koo Ku Hoo Lodge #161
& Powhatan Lodge #456
Blue Ridge Mountains Council #599 Roanoke VA
Shenandoah Lodge #258 Stonewall Jackson Area Council #763 Waynesboro VA
Shenshawpotoo Lodge #276 Shenandoah Area Council #598 Winchester VA
Blue Heron Lodge #349 Tidewater Council #596 Virginia Beach VA
Kecoughtan Lodge #463 Peninsula Council #595 Newport News VA
Amangamek-Wipit Lodge #470 National Capital Area Council #82 Bethesda MD
Chanco Lodge #483 Old Dominion Area Council #601 Suffolk VA
Area 3-D
Wyona Lodge #18 Columbia-Montour Council #504 Bloomsburg PA
Winingus Lodge #30 General Sullivan Council #779 Towanda PA
Witauchsoman Lodge #44 Minsi Trails Council #502 Lehigh Valley PA
Gischigin Lodge #223 Penn Mountains Council #522 Wilkes-Barre PA
Amad'ahi Lodge #542 Forest Lakes Council #501 Scranton PA
Area 3-E
Susquehannock Lodge #11 Keystone Area Council #515 Mechanicsburg PA
Wunita Gokhos Lodge #39 Lancaster-Lebanon Council #524 Lancaster PA
Monaken Lodge #103 Juniata Valley Council #497 Lewistown PA
Wapsu Achtu Lodge #343 Susquehanna Valley Area Council #533 Sunbury PA
Tiadaghton Lodge #384 West Branch Council #543 Williamsport PA
Tuckahoe Lodge #386 York-Adams Area Council #544 York PA
Guneukitschik Lodge #317 Mason-Dixon Council #221 Hagerstown MD
Area 3-F
Wagion Lodge #6 Westmoreland-Fayette Council #512 Greensburg PA
Kiasutha Lodge #57 Allegheny Trails Council #527 Pittsburgh PA
Tanacharison Lodge #67 East Valley Area Council #530 Forest Hills PA
Unalachtigo Lodge #168 Moraine Trails Council #500 Butler PA








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