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Abington Township High School
(added 1985 - Montgomery County - #85001676)
Also known as Huntingdon Junior High School
1801 Susquehanna Rd. , Abington
(50 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Queen Anne, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education

Bergy Bridge Historic District
(added 1973 - Montgomery County - #73001644)
Also known as Branchville Bridge
NW of Harleysville off PA 63 , Harleysville
(300 acres, 4 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Engineering, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Forest, Road-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Forest, Road-Related, Single Dwelling

Bryn Athyn Historic District
(added 2008 - Montgomery County - #08001087)
Also known as Pitcairn Residences: Cairnwood, Cairncrest, Glencairn
Huntington Pike and Cathedral Road , Bryn Athyn
(377 acres, 14 buildings, 7 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Price,Pitcairn, Carrere,Hastings,Cram,Trout
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Art, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Museum, Religious Structure

Bryn Mawr College Historic District
(added 1979 - Montgomery County - #79002299)
Morris Ave., Yarrow St. and New Gulph Rd. , Bryn Mawr
(490 acres, 11 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival, Other, Gothic
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Camptown Historic District
(added 1985 - Montgomery County - #85003434)
Also known as LaMott Historic District
Roughly bounded by Penrose Ave., Graham Ln., Dennis St., and Cheltenham Ave. , LaMott
(260 acres, 35 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Carson College for Orphan Girls
(added 1991 - Montgomery County - #91000227)
Also known as Carson Valley School
Between W. Mill and Wissahickon Rds., Springfield Township , Flourtown
(900 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Kelsey,Albert
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Historic Person: Ueland,Elsa
Significant Year: 1917, 1930, 1932
Area of Significance: Education, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, School
Current Function: Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing, School

Central Norristown Historic District
(added 1984 - Montgomery County - #84000321)
Roughly bounded by Stoney Creek, Walnut, Lafayette, and Fornace Sts. , Norristown
(2450 acres)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Cold Point Historic District
(added 1983 - Montgomery County - #83002261)
Also known as 0425732869
I-276, Butler Pike, Militia Hill and Narcissa Rds. , Norristown
(1570 acres, 62 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Compton and Bloomfield
(added 1978 - Montgomery County - #78002445)
Also known as Morris Arboretum
9414 Meadowbrook Ave. , Whitemarsh
(1750 acres, 9 buildings, 11 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eyre,Wilson,Jr.,et al., Chandler,Theophilus P.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Research Facility, Single Dwelling

Continental Stove Works
(added 1986 - Montgomery County - #86000040)
Also known as Buckwalter Stove Company
First St. above Main , Royersford
(60 acres, 16 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Warehouse

Evansburg Historic District
(added 1972 - Montgomery County - #72001139)
Also known as Providence Square;"Hustletown",Skippack Valley;See Also:Skip
On U.S. 422, bounded by Cross Key Rd., Grange Ave., Mill Rd., and Ridge Pike , Evansburg
(7700 acres, 22 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Education, Agriculture, Architecture, Commerce, Engineering, Military, Industry, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , State , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Fetter's Mill Village Historic District
(added 2006 - Montgomery County - #05001212)
Also known as Bryn Athyn Station
Fetter's Mill Rd. and Pennypack Ln. , Byrn Athyn Borough
(70 acres, 5 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Ewald, Louis, Conner, John R.
Significant Year: 1740, 1878, 1902
Area of Significance: Industry, Transportation, Art
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office, Single Dwelling

Gladwyne Historic District
(added 1980 - Montgomery County - #80003577)
Also known as Merion Square Historic District
PA 23 , Gladwyne
(632 acres, 57 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Harriton
(added 1985 - Montgomery County - #85003472)
1401--1415 Old Guelph Rd. , Villanova
(250 acres, 6 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Price,Walter, Vaux,Walter S.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

High Street Historic District
(added 1992 - Montgomery County - #91001756)
Also known as See Also:Grubb Mansion
631--1329 High St. , Pottstown
(372 acres, 124 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Queen Anne, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Single Dwelling

Mill Creek Historic District
(added 1980 - Montgomery County - #80003575)
E of Bryn Mawr , Bryn Mawr
(238 acres, 5 buildings, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Georgian
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American,industrial
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Mill Creek Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1996 - Montgomery County - #96000965)
Roughly bounded by the Schuylkill River, Mill Cr., Righter's Mill, Rose Glen, and Monk's Rds., Lower Merion Township , Gladwyne
(5500 acres, 84 buildings, 27 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gilchrist, Edmund B., et al., Durham, Walter K.
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American, American,Industrial
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Village Site
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Professional, Secondary Structure

Narbrook Park Historic District
(added 2003 - Montgomery County - #03001122)
Also known as Narberth Garden
Narbrook Rd. and Windsor Ave. , Narberth
(140 acres, 51 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Ford,George Burdett
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling

Oak Park Historic District
(added 1998 - Montgomery County - #98000897)
Roughly along Oak Park Rd., Park Ave., Oak Blvd., Forest Ave., and Squirrel Ln. , Hatfiels Township
(177 acres, 33 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Richardson, Harry
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Music Facility, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object, Water Works
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object

Old Pottstown Historic District
(added 1985 - Montgomery County - #85001955)
Roughly bounded by South, Race, Bailey, Adams, Lincoln, Beech, & Manatawny Sts. , Pottstown
(1710 acres, 914 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Gothic Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Old Pottstown Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1991 - Montgomery County - #91001715)
Also known as See Also:Old Pottstown Historic District
High St. between Hanover and Franklin Sts. , Pottstown
(139 acres, 42 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Civic, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store

Plymouth Meeting Historic District
(added 1971 - Montgomery County - #71000715)
Also known as Plymouth Meeting and Whitemarsh Townships;See Also:Plymouth
Plymouth Meeting and Whitemarsh Twshps. , Plymouth Meeting
(2000 acres, 56 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Red Hill Historic District
(added 1985 - Montgomery County - #85003428)
Also known as Red Hill
148, 152, and 200--600 Main St., 98--226 and 21--231 W. Sixth St., and 532--550 Adams St. , Red Hill
(550 acres, 163 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Gothic
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling

Schuylkill Navigation Canal, Oakes Reach Section
(added 1988 - Montgomery County - #88000462)
N and E bank of Schuylkill River from PA 113 to Lock 61 , Upper Providence
(1553 acres, 4 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Stanley
(added 2005 - Montgomery County - #05000415)
Also known as Wistar, Thomas, Jr. Farm
8500 Pine Rd., Rocklege , Abington Township
(1123 acres, 12 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Glancy, Irvin
Architectural Style: Stick/Eastlake, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, School, Single Dwelling

Upper Roxborough Historic District
(added 2001 - Montgomery County - #01000463)
Roughly bounded by Shawmont Ave., Hagy's Mill Rd., and Schuylkill R. , Montgomery
(7110 acres, 101 buildings, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: McGoodwin, Robert Rodes, et al., Furness, Frank
Architectural Style: Colonial, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Agriculture, Industry, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Institutional Housing, Post Office, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage, Warehouse
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Business, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage, Warehouse

Valley Forge National Historical Park
(added 1966 - Montgomery County - #66000657)
Also known as See Also:Von Steuben, Gen. Frederick, Headquarters;Washingto
Valley Forge State Park , Norristown
(25150 acres, 25 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Washington,George
Significant Year: 1777, 1778
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Federal , Private
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Military Facility
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

West Laurel Hill Cemetery
(added 1992 - Montgomery County - #92000991)
227 Belmont Ave., Lower Merion Township , Bala Cynwyd
(1870 acres, 6 buildings, 280 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cope & Stewardson, Trumbauer,Horace
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Beaux Arts, Gothic
Area of Significance: Art, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

West Norristown Historic District
(added 1984 - Montgomery County - #84000323)
Also known as West End
Roughly bounded by Stoney Creek, Selma and Elm Sts. , West Norristown
(2200 acres)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Wyncote Historic District
(added 1986 - Montgomery County - #86002884)
Roughly bounded by Glenview Ave., SEPTA RR, Webster Ave., and Church Rd. , Philadelphia
(1080 acres, 178 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Furness,Frank
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling




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