Parker's Ford

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Parker's Ford
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Stone buildings at Parker's Ford, March 2011
Parker's Ford is located in Pennsylvania
Parker's Ford
Location Old Schuylkill Rd. near Parkerford, East Vincent Township and East Coventry Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°11′56″N 75°34′52″W / 40.19889°N 75.58111°W / 40.19889; -75.58111Coordinates: 40°11′56″N 75°34′52″W / 40.19889°N 75.58111°W / 40.19889; -75.58111
Area 7.5 acres (3.0 ha)
Built 1766
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 83002226[1]
Added to NRHP March 17, 1983

Parker's Ford, also known as Old Parkerford, is a national historic district located in East Vincent Township and East Coventry Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 5 contributing buildings, 3 contributing site, and 1 contributing structure. The buildings are a tavern (1766), stable building, and three houses. It was the site of a grist mill and sawmill by 1720.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). ARCH: Pennsylvania's Historic Architecture & Archaeology. Retrieved 2012-11-02.  Note: This includes Estelle Cremers, Eleanor Morris, Priscilla Crowell, and Eleanor Barger (April 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form: Parker's Ford" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-12-07.