Hopewell Forge Mansion
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gosffo
N 40° 14.166 W 076° 19.971
18T E 386619 N 4454814
Quick Description: I'm back! I was missing for years, but I'm back!
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 10/23/2009 5:28:46 AM
Waymark Code: WM7GCF
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
Views: 2

Long Description:
Marker Text: Built c. 1740 by Peter Grubb, pioneer ironmaster at nearby Cornwall Furnace, and named for the Upper and Lower Hopewell Forges located on Hammer Creek near the house. Remnants of the forge dams may still be seen in the creek.
Marker Name: Hopewell Forge Mansion

County: Lancaster

Date Dedicated: 07/11/1959

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: U.S. 322, 2 miles W of Brickerville

Category: Business & Industry, Iron

Website: [Web Link]

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