Around Avondale and West Grove (Postcard History Series) by Dolores I. Rowe

By Dolores I. Rowe

Chester County used to be one of many 3 unique counties validated via William Penn, giving it an extended background of payment and progress. round Avondale and West Grove beneficial properties ancient postcards from Avondale, Baker's Station, Chatham, West Grove, and the encircling zone. Jennersville, situated in Penn Township, has shut ties to the rose started in London Grove. This region used to be a wealthy agricultural district that had many nurseries (including certainly one of global renown), creameries, mushroom farms, horse farms, an experimental farm for examine, and different agricultural ventures. White Clay Creek, now a federally distinctive wild and scenic river, supported many generators. Granite and marble provided the quarry undefined. The township's position alongside the most highways among Lancaster, Wilmington, Philadelphia, and Baltimore made it a tremendous path for commerce.

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