Fort Washington in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Built in mid-18th century, house is fine example of Georgian-period architecture.
Erected 1966 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 7.488′ N, 75° 13.043′ W. Marker is in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Bethlehem Pike 0.2 miles north of Skippack Pike (Pennsylvania Route 73), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 553 S. Bethlehem Pike, Fort Washington PA 19034, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Hope Lodge (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); On the Wing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birds of a Feather (approx. 0.4 miles away); Is That an Eagle? (approx. 0.4 miles away); Helping Hands (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Washington (approx. 0.4 miles away); Whitemarsh (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Atkinson Family (approx. 3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Washington.
Also see . . . History of Hope Lodge. (Submitted on October 22, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 546 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.