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Gulph Mills in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gulph Mills Village

 
 
Gulph Mills Village Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 28, 2015
1. Gulph Mills Village Marker
Inscription. This house, built about 1780, was the old Bird-in-Hand General Store. Originally this area was named "Bird-in-Hand" for sign of a tavern that stood nearby. A building just SW of here was a forge. Like the store it later was converted into a residence.
 
Erected 1982 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 3.776′ N, 75° 20.475′ W. Marker is in Gulph Mills, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on S Gulph Rd. (PA 320). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Conshohocken PA 19428, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Woodcrest (approx. 1.9 miles away); Edward Hector (approx. 2 miles away); Wayne Natatorium (approx. 2.3 miles away); Radnor Meeting House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Radnor Friends Meeting House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Harriton (approx. 2.6 miles away); Woodrow Wilson (approx. 2.8 miles away); Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry (approx. 3.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Gulph Mills Village Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 28, 2015
2. Gulph Mills Village Marker
Gulph Mills Village image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 28, 2015
3. Gulph Mills Village
This may be the General Store
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 152 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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