Local History

The Caleb Pusey House, built in 1683, is the oldest English house in Pennsylvania open to the public. Built in a vernacular English yeoman’s style, it is the only remaining house where William Penn is known to have visited. It stands on the 100 acres (0.40 km2) near Chester Creek which Penn granted Pusey, a plantation which the latter named “Landing Ford”.

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Matt Steigerwalt – Upland, PA – Sony DSC-H100V

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