Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site – Berks County, Pennsylvania

Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site in southeastern Berks County, near Elverson, Pennsylvania, is an example of an American 19th century rural “iron plantation,” based a charcoal-fired cold-blast iron blast furnace. The significant restored structures include the furnace group (blast furnace, water wheel, blast machinery, cast

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Valley Forge National Historical Park – King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Valley Forge National Historical Park is the site of the third winter encampment of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, taking place from December 19, 1777 to June 19, 1778. The National Park Service preserves the site and interprets the history of the

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Knox Covered Bridge – Valley Forge National Historical Park (King of Prussia, Pennsylvania)

This mid-19th century Knox Covered Bridge was constructed by Robert Russell using a Burr Arch Truss and wooden planks, which are still in good shape today. Recently, it went under a rehabilitation by the National Park Service. The bridge is located in Valley Forge National

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Fort Necessity National Battlefield – Farmington, Pennsylvania

Fort Necessity National Battlefield is a National Battlefield Site in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, which preserves the site of the Battle of Fort Necessity. The battle, which took place on July 3, 1754, was an early battle of the French and Indian War, and resulted in

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