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Marshallton in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Indian Rock

 
 
Indian Rock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, November 16, 2012
1. Indian Rock Marker
Inscription.

Beside the stream below by the Indians called Wawassan is
“Indian Rock”

whence ran the claim of the Lenni-Lenape to the source of the Brandywine

 
Erected 1909 by Chester County Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 55.435′ N, 75° 41.378′ W. Marker is in Marshallton, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is on Brandywine Drive 0.1 miles west of Northbrook Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. This marker in on the ridge along the Brandywine Creek between Warpath Road & Northbrook Road. Marker is in this post office area: West Chester PA 19380, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cabin of Indian Hannah (approx. half a mile away); Trimbleville Historic District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Trimble's Ford (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Marshallton Historic District (approx. 1.7 miles away); Nathan Simms (approx. 1.7 miles away); Tavern Fare (approx. 1.8 miles away); Martins Tavern and The Battle of Brandywine (approx. 1.8 miles away); Court of Quarter Sessions (approx. 1.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marshallton.
 
Also see . . .  Lenni Lenape - Wikipedia
Indian Rock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, November 16, 2012
2. Indian Rock Marker
. (Submitted on December 19, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Indian Rock - Along the Brandywine Creek, which the native people here called Wawassan image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, November 16, 2012
3. Indian Rock - Along the Brandywine Creek, which the native people here called Wawassan
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 514 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on . Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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