“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
West Chester in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Stroud Preserve

Stroud Preserve Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
1. Stroud Preserve Marker
Inscription. Welcome-This nature preserve is one of more than 40 owned and managed by Natural Lands Trust, a non-profit conservation organization eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Since 1953, we’ve been building an extensive network of preserves that range in size from a few acres to several thousand. Together they represent the diverse landscapes that are essential to our region’s environment and quality of life. We hope you enjoy your visit and invite you to explore our other preserves. Learn more at

Lands for Life-Natural Lands Trust is the region’s largest land conservation organization, saving thousands of acres of forests, fields, wetlands, and streams each year. With the support of our members and other partners, we: *Save natural areas for generations to come. *Steward landscapes to support a healthy environment. *Connect people to the natural world around them.

Natural Lands Trust…preserving land for life.
Location. 39° 57.162′ N, 75° 38.862′ W. Marker is in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is on North Creek Road. Touch for map. 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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Down by the Water’s Edge (within

Stroud Preserve Marker and map image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 29, 2015
2. Stroud Preserve Marker and map
shouting distance of this marker); Gilbert Cope (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jefferis Ford (approx. 1.1 miles away); Site of the Star Tavern (approx. 1.6 miles away); Marshalton Inn (approx. 1.6 miles away); Nathan Simms (approx. 1.7 miles away); Sconnelltown (approx. 1.7 miles away); Humphry Marshall (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Chester.
Categories. EnvironmentHorticulture & Forestry
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 183 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 4, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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