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Glenmoore in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Springton Manor

 
 
Springton Manor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
1. Springton Manor Marker
Inscription. The largest reserved estate of the Penns in Chester County. It was first authorized by William Penn as a 10,000 acre tract in 1701. After resurvey in 1730, it contained 8,313 acres, including most of present Wallace Township. The southern boundary line of the Manor was near this point
 
Erected 1984 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 3.744′ N, 75° 47.101′ W. Marker is in Glenmoore, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is at the intersection of Springton Rd (SR 4021) and Highspire Rd on Springton Rd (SR 4021). Touch for map. Springton Manor is located in Wallace Twp. Marker is in this post office area: Glenmoore PA 19343, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas Buchanan Read (approx. 2.4 miles away); Thomas B. Read (approx. 3.1 miles away); Philadelphia & Lancaster Turnpike Road (approx. 5.1 miles away); John G. Parke (approx. 5.1 miles away); Whittier C. Atkinson (approx. 5.4 miles away); Peter Bezellon (approx. 5.7 miles away); Downingtown Log House (approx. 5.8 miles away); Graystone - Abram Francis Huston House (approx. 5.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraPolitics
 
Springton Manor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
2. Springton Manor Marker
Springton Manor Farm-Entrance sign image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
3. Springton Manor Farm-Entrance sign
Chester County Facilities and Parks Department
Springton Manor Farm-Chester County, PA-Dedicated September 10, 1988 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
4. Springton Manor Farm-Chester County, PA-Dedicated September 10, 1988
Plaque is near the entrance to the visitor center.
Springton Manor Farm-map of the area image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
5. Springton Manor Farm-map of the area
Springton Manor House-side view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
6. Springton Manor House-side view
Springton Manor House-front view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
7. Springton Manor House-front view
Springton Manor Farm-Barn with a goat on a rock image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
8. Springton Manor Farm-Barn with a goat on a rock
Springton Manor Farm-Barn area image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
9. Springton Manor Farm-Barn area
Springton Manor Farm-full view of the barn area image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
10. Springton Manor Farm-full view of the barn area
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 209 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on July 3, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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