Norristown in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 9.389′ N, 75° 22.106′ W. Marker is in Norristown, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Germantown Pike. Touch for map. The marker is at the entrance to Valley Forge Medical Center Hospital. Marker is in this post office area: Norristown PA 19403, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rittenhouse Observatory (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Rittenhouse Farm (approx. 1˝ miles away); West Norriton Township World War Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); Selma (approx. 2.3 miles away); Gen. Andrew Porter (approx. 2.4 miles away); Schrack’s Corner (approx. 2˝ miles away); Hancock the Superb (approx. 2.6 miles away); Hartranft Monument (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norristown.
Also see . . . David Rittenhouse - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 2, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 184 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.