Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Market Square
is a reconstruction
which stood on this site from
the Settlement until 1884 A.D.
G. Whitefield preached from
the Balcony overlooking the
Square. Many Women and
Children found refuge in the
cellar during the Battle of
Erected 1959 by Germantown Historical Society.
Location. 40° 2.07′ N, 75° 10.361′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of E School House Lane and Germantown Avenue, on the left when traveling east on E School House Lane. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19144, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Market Square (a few steps from this marker); Soldiers Monument at Germantown (within shouting distance of this marker); Reformed Church of Germantown (within shouting distance of this marker); The Germantown White House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Germantown White House Louisa May Alcott (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Germantown Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Landing of the German Colonists (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Categories. • Notable Buildings • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 3, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.