Barren Hill, Pennsylvania

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Barren Hill
Barren Hill is located in Pennsylvania
Barren Hill
Barren Hill
Location of Barren Hill in Pennsylvania
Barren Hill is located in the United States
Barren Hill
Barren Hill
Barren Hill (the United States)
Coordinates: 40°05′14″N 75°15′47″W / 40.08722°N 75.26306°W / 40.08722; -75.26306Coordinates: 40°05′14″N 75°15′47″W / 40.08722°N 75.26306°W / 40.08722; -75.26306
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyMontgomery
TownshipWhitemarsh
Elevation
190 ft (60 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)610

Barren Hill is a small unincorporated community in Whitemarsh Township, Montgomery County in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It was first settled in the 18th century.

The borders with nearby Lafayette Hill are unclear.

Name[edit]

The origin of the town's name is uncertain. While probably a corruption of Barn Hill, it might refer to the sheer barren areas in the community.

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