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PENNSYLVANIA - Chester County - Vacant / Not In Use

Brinton--King Farmstead (added 2002 - - #02000230)
Also known as Brinton, Joseph, Farmstead
Chester County - 1301 Brinton's Bridge Rd., 162 Baltimore Pike , Pennsbury
(28 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Business, Restaurant

Buckwalter Building (added 1984 - - #84003180)
Chester County - 11-13 S. High St. , West Chester
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burns,William
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use

Bull, Thomas, House (added 1979 - - #79002198)
Also known as Robert's Plantation;Redding Plantation;Mt. Pleasant
Chester County - E of Elverson on Bulltown Rd., East Nantmeal Township , Elverson
(25 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Bull,Thomas
Architectural Style: Georgian, Federal
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Caln Meeting House (added 1984 - - #84003182)
Chester County - 901 Caln Meeting House Rd., Caln Township , Coatesville
(40 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Cheyney, Squire, Farm (added 2010 - - #09001214)
Chester County - 1255 Cheyney Thornton Rd. , Thornbury
(440 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Agriculture/Subsistence, Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Cemetery, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Dilworthtown Historic District (added 1973 - - #73001601)
Chester County - Jct. of CR 15199 and 15087 , Dilworthtown
(150 acres, 8 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Fricks Locks Historic District (added 2003 - - #03001188)
Chester County - End of Fricks Lock Rd., approx. 1000 ft. E. of Sanatoga Rd. (East Coventry Township) , Pottstown
(180 acres, 12 buildings, 10 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Gay Street School (added 1983 - - #83004202)
Chester County - Gay and Morgan Sts. , Phoenixville
(13 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Harvard, David, House (added 1972 - - #72001107)
Also known as Former Quarters of Lee and Bradford
Chester County - S of Valley Forge off U.S. 76 , Valley Forge
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hockley Mill Farm (added 1990 - - #90001921)
Also known as Mt. Pleasant Mills;Knauer,Frank,Mill
Chester County - Warwick Furnace Rd., SE of Knauertown (Warwick Township) , Glen Moore
(157 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Knauer,Christopher
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hopewell Farm (added 2010 - - #09001215)
Also known as Lower Farm; Hopedell Farm
Chester County - 1751 Valley Rd. , Valley
(500 acres, 6 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Processing Site, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Domestic, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Processing Site, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage

House at Upper Laurel Iron Works (added 1985 - - #85002371)
Also known as Site #49-10
Chester County - McCorkel's Rock Rd. , Newlin Twp.
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lukens Historic District (added 1994 - - #94001186)
Chester County - 50, 53, 76, & 102 S. First St. , Coatsville
(30 acres, 7 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Lukens, Rebecca Webb Penncock
Significant Year: 1825, 1890, 1916
Area of Significance: Social History, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Museum

Oxford Hotel (added 1994 - - #94001055)
Chester County - Jct. of Market and N. 3rd Sts. , Oxford
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jones, George
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant

Parkesburg National Bank (added 1980 - - #80003467)
Chester County - Gay and Main Sts. , Parkesburg
(2 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Parkesburg School (added 1995 - - #95000524)
Chester County - 360 Strasburg Ave. , Parkesburg
(22 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sharples Separator Works (added 1984 - - #84003214)
Also known as Gumas Warehouse;Kauffman Warehouse
Chester County - N. Franklin and Evans Sts. , West Chester
(50 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Invention, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Warehouse

Steen, Robert, House (added 1985 - - #85001155)
Chester County - Fairview Rd., East Fallowfield Township , Coatesville
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Thomas Mill and Miller's House (added 1984 - - #84003310)
Chester County - 130 W. Lincoln Hwy. , West Whiteland
(123 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thomas,Richard
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Processing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Trimble Mill (added 1983 - - #83004659)
Chester County - 103 Shoen Rd. , Exton
(19 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

West Chester Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2005 - - #05000096)
Chester County - Roughly bounded by West Chester's northern boundary,Poplar St., East Rosedale Ave., and South Bradford Ave. , West Chester
(5214 acres, 3137 buildings, 12 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Furness, Frank
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Education, Health Care, Landscape, Religion, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office, Meeting Hall, Park, Processing, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Education, Government, Health Care, Landscape, Religion, Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Government Office, Library, Medical Business/Office, Meeting Hall, Park, Religious Structure, Religious Structure

White Horse Tavern (added 1978 - - #78002373)
Also known as White Horse Inn;Old Swanenburg Farm
Chester County - NW of Malvern at 480 Swedesford Rd. , Malvern
(18 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Whitford Hall (added 1984 - - #84003319)
Chester County - 145 W. Lincoln Hwy. , West Whiteland
(17 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thomas,Richard
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Whitford Lodge (added 1984 - - #84003963)
Chester County - 179 W. Lincoln Hwy. , Exton
(45 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thomas,Richard
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Thomas,Col. Richard
Significant Year: 1782, 1783
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




The King's Cottage
The King's Cottage
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Lancanster, PA


Metallic Arts Inc
Metallic Arts Inc
Cast Historical Plaques
Bronze, Aluminum or Brass


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