Maple Beach, Pennsylvania

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Maple Beach, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
Maple Beach is located in Pennsylvania
Maple Beach
Maple Beach
Coordinates: 40°5′10″N 74°52′8″W / 40.08611°N 74.86889°W / 40.08611; -74.86889Coordinates: 40°5′10″N 74°52′8″W / 40.08611°N 74.86889°W / 40.08611; -74.86889
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Bucks
Township Bristol
Elevation 10 ft (3 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 19007
Area code(s) 215 and 267
GNIS feature ID 1180314[1]

Maple Beach is an unincorporated community in Bristol Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States. Maple Beach is located along the Delaware River at the Pennsylvania approach to the Burlington-Bristol Bridge.[2] In 1917, Rohm and Haas purchased the residential properties in Maple Beach as part of an expansion of industrial activities in the area.[3] Four homes remain in Maple Beach as of 2013.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Maple Beach". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ ADC Map (2006). Bucks County, Pennsylvania (Map). 1"=2000' (19th ed.). p. 2810, section H3. ISBN 0-87530-774-4.
  3. ^ Barnett, Jeff. "Land Revitalization Spring '08 Newsletter – High and Dry – Raising Land for Riverfront Redevelopment". Environmental Protection Agency. Retrieved January 2, 2014. 
  4. ^ Fisher, Elizabeth (February 27, 2013). "Maple Beach residents in Bristol in limbo over pending sale of open space". Bristol Pilot. Retrieved January 2, 2014.