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Fort Washington in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Hope Lodge

 
 
Hope Lodge Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2009
1. Hope Lodge Marker
Inscription.
Built in mid-18th century, house is fine example of Georgian-period architecture.
 
Erected 1966 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 7.488′ N, 75° 13.043′ W. Marker is in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Bethlehem Pike 0.2 miles north of Skippack Pike (Pennsylvania Route 73), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 553 S. Bethlehem Pike, Fort Washington PA 19034, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Hope Lodge (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); On the Wing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Birds of a Feather (approx. 0.4 miles away); Is That an Eagle? (approx. 0.4 miles away); Helping Hands (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Washington (approx. 0.4 miles away); Whitemarsh (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Atkinson Family (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Washington.
 
Also see . . .  History of Hope Lodge. (Submitted on October 22, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceNotable BuildingsNotable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
 
Hope Lodge Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 3, 2009
2. Hope Lodge Marker
Looking south.
Hope Lodge image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 3, 2013
3. Hope Lodge
Hope Lodge Parlor image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 3, 2013
4. Hope Lodge Parlor
Master Bedroom in Hope Lodge image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 3, 2013
5. Master Bedroom in Hope Lodge
British Encampment at Hope Lodge image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 3, 2013
6. British Encampment at Hope Lodge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 564 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 22, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 3, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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