East Marlborough in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
An Engineer's Garden
Aerial view of the Main Fountain Garden, 1931; Hagley Museum and Library.
Longwood founder, Pierre S. du Pont, 1947; Hagley Museum and Library.
Beyer Blinder Belle, Initial Report for Main Fountain Garden. "The Main Fountain Garden is often refered to as an Engineer's Garden, due to its technical complexity."
Erected by Longwood Gardens.
Location. 39° 52.345′ N, 75° 40.694′ W. Marker is in East Marlborough, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker can be reached from Longwood Road. Click for map. Marker
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pierre S. du Pont, Fountain Visionary (here, next to this marker); The Peirce - du Pont House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peirce's Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Peirce's Woods (approx. 0.3 miles away); Italian Water Garden (approx. 0.4 miles away); Indian Hannah Birthplace (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Brandywine (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Brandywine (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in East Marlborough.
Also see . . . Longwood Gardens. (Submitted on August 15, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
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