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

Gallows Hill

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, August 19, 2009
1. Gallows Hill Marker
Inscription. Here, Edward Marshall and his associates of the famous Indian Walk of a day and a half, September 19-20, 1737, left the Old Durham Road on the first day and followed the well-beaten Indian path which led Nothwesterly through present Hellertown, Bethlehem, Northampton and the Lehigh Gap.
 
Erected 1925 by The Pennsylvania Historical Commission and Citizens of Bucks and Northampton Counties.
 
Location. 40° 31.864′ N, 75° 13.374′ W. Marker is in Springfield Township, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is at the intersection of Gallows Hill Road and Durham Road (Pennsylvania Route 412), on the left when traveling north on Gallows Hill Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kintnersville PA 18930, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Durham Furnace (approx. 3 miles away); Durham Township Veterans Memorial Flagpole and Terrace (approx. 3.1 miles away); Durham Bat Mine (approx. 3.1 miles away); Durham Township 9-11 Memorial (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Durham Boat (approx. 3.3 miles away); Hiram Williams Pursell (approx. 3 miles away); Canal Boats (approx. 3.6 miles away); Delaware Canal (approx. 3.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
Gallows Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, August 19, 2009
2. Gallows Hill Marker

1. History of Gallows Hill. (Submitted on August 26, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
2. The Walking Purchase. (Submitted on August 26, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
3. The Walking Purchase. (Submitted on August 26, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,074 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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