East Marlborough in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
An Engineer's Garden
Aerial view of the Main Fountain Garden, 1931; Hagley Museum and Library.
Longwood founder, Pierre S. du Pont, 1947; Hagley Museum and Library.
Beyer Blinder Belle, Initial Report for Main Fountain Garden. "The Main Fountain Garden is often refered to as an Engineer's Garden, due to its technical complexity."
Erected by Longwood Gardens.
Location. 39° 52.345′ Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of Longwood Gardens, in front of the main conservatory. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1001 Longwood Road, Kennett Square PA 19348, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pierre S. du Pont, Fountain Visionary (here, next to this marker); The Peirce - du Pont House (approx. ¼ mile away); Peirce's Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Peirce's Woods (approx. 0.3 miles away); Italian Water Garden (approx. 0.4 miles away); Indian Hannah Birthplace (approx. half a mile away); Battle of Brandywine (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Brandywine (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Marlborough.
Also see . . . Longwood Gardens. (Submitted on August 15, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 182 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 15, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.