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Falls Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Historic Fallsington

 
 
Historic Fallsington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 14, 2020
1. Historic Fallsington Marker
Inscription.  One of the first places settled in Pennsylvania, this village has retained a great many of the fine houses of its provincial period. The Friends Meeting organized in 1683 was attended by William Penn in 1701. The original building of 1692 stood near the site of the present Friends Meetinghouse.
 
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial EraSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, and the Quakerism ⛪ series lists.
 
Location. 40° 11.053′ N, 74° 49.199′ W. Marker is in Falls Township, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on New Falls Road just north of Tyburn Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18 Main St, Levittown PA 19054, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Falls Monthly Meeting of Friends (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Falls Township World War Memorial
Historic Fallsington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 14, 2020
2. Historic Fallsington Marker
(about 500 feet away); Moon Williamson Log House (approx. 0.2 miles away); 31 Yardley Avenue (approx. 0.2 miles away); Falls Township World War II Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); In Memory of Nate DeTample (approx. 0.3 miles away); Falls Township War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bolton Mansion (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falls Township.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 16, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 16, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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