Near West Chester in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Peace Garden at Birmingham
The Peace Garden at Birmingham surrounding this grave is a place to contemplate a world without war. This site is dedicated to the imperative need to employ peaceful alternatives to deadly conflict.
Location. 39° 54.355′ N, 75° 35.653′ W. Marker is near West Chester, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is on S. Birmingham Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of Birmingham Meeting House. Marker is in this post office area: West Chester PA 19382, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen's Lafayette and Pulaski (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of Those Who Fell (within shouting distance of this marker); First Defense Line (within shouting distance of this marker); On This Native Stone (within shouting The Friends School at Birmingham Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Birmingham Friends Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Birmingham Hill (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Brandywine (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Chester.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Military • Notable Events • Peace • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,783 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 8, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.