Monday, January 16, 2017
Saturday, January 14, 2017
The Chadds Ford Bridge over Brandywine Creek about 1912. This small road is now Baltimore Pike. The covered bridge was replaced in 1920.
CHADDS FORD NAMED FOR FERRY SERVICE OPERATOR
Chadds Ford, one of Delaware County’s most historic spots, has an equally historic and interesting name origin.
Sunday, January 8, 2017
A view of Chester Creek aka River about 5th St. c. 1908
CHESTER’S OLD SECTIONS HAD QUEER PLACE NAMES
Sunday, January 1, 2017
NOTE This article is from a New York newspaper from 1907. We have all been on Garnet Mine Rd. in Upper Chichester Township and at one time Garnet Mining was a big business in Delco. Please read below
Delaware Garnet Mining in 1907
Monday, December 26, 2016
|The entrance to Stony Brook about 1912. That is Morton Ave, in the background and Chester Pike is running left to right.|
Sunday, December 18, 2016