Frye House - Washington Crossing, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 40° 17.680 W 074° 52.243
18T E 510987 N 4460470
Quick Description: One of many historical markers at Washington Crossing Historic Park in Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 9/6/2021 12:28:21 PM
Waymark Code: WM14XCV
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dragontree
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Long Description:
The plaque says, "The Frye House is a Taylorsville tenant home built circa 1828-1830. In their attempt to attract tradesmen to the village, the Taylors built several homes for rent and advertised their availability in local newspapers. The house was built for a blacksmith which an accompanying shop next door."
Earliest Recorded Date of Construction: 1/1/1827

Additional Dates of Construction:
N/A


Architectural Period/Style: Colonial

Type of Building e.g. Country House, Stately Home, Manor:
Home


Interesting Historical Facts or Connections:
On the grounds where George Washington crossed the Delaware


Listed Building Status (if applicable): Not listed

Main Material of Construction: Brick

Private/Public Access: Public

Admission Fee (if applicable): 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Rating:

Architect (if known): Not listed

Landscape Designer (if known): Not listed

Opening Hours (if applicable): Not listed

Related Website: Not listed

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