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Bethlehem in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Horsfield House

 
 
Horsfield House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2009
1. Horsfield House Marker
Inscription.
Built A.D. 1749.
First store in the
Lehigh Valley

Opened A.D. 1753
in the west end of this
house.
Torn down A.D. 1879.

 
Location. 40° 37.247′ N, 75° 22.809′ W. Marker is in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is on Market Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is across Market Street from the Moravian Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 42 W. Market Street, Bethlehem PA 18018, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pulaski's Banner (a few steps from this marker); Moravian Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Heckewelder House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Restoration of the Nain-Schober House (about 500 feet away); Lafayette (about 500 feet away); Sun Inn (about 600 feet away); The Old Chapel (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Old Chapel (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Bethlehem.
 
Also see . . .  Timothy Horsfield Papers. (Submitted on February 5, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceMan-Made Features
 
Horsfield House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2009
2. Horsfield House Marker
Horsfield House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 22, 2009
3. Horsfield House Marker
Looking east along the north side of Market Street.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 624 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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