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Harriton

 
 
Harriton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 28, 2015
1. Harriton Marker
Inscription. Built 1704 by Rowland Ellis; named by Richard Harrison, the next owner. His son-in-law, Charles Thomson, Secretary of Continental Congress, lived here 1774 until his death in 1824.
 
Erected 1963 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 1.997′ N, 75° 18.641′ W. Marker is in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, in Delaware County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Gulph Rd (SR 3034) and Harriton Road on Old Gulph Rd (SR 3034). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bryn Mawr PA 19010, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Woodrow Wilson (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Baldwin School (approx. mile away); Joushua Humphrey (approx. 2.6 miles away); Gulph Mills Village (approx. 2.6 miles away); Edward Hector (approx. 2.8 miles away); Radnor Meeting House (approx. 2.8 miles away); Radnor Friends Meeting House (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bryn Mawr.
 
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Harriton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 28, 2015
2. Harriton Marker
Additional marker at the base-Historic 1704 Harriton House
Harriton House image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 28, 2015
3. Harriton House
Harriton House out buildings image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 28, 2015
4. Harriton House out buildings
Harriton House out buildings image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 28, 2015
5. Harriton House out buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 191 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. 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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