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Shoomac Park, Ridge Avenue & Wissahickon Drive, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Shoomac Park, Ridge Avenue & Wissahickon Drive, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

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Summary

Significance: This house is associated with one of the earliest grist mills in Pennsylvania. It was located on nearby Wissahickon Creek. The mill site also enters into General Washington's plan of attack on Germantown.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-122
Survey number: HABS PA-1067
Building/structure dates: ca. 1969 Demolished

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States40.02888, -75.18546
Google Map of 40.0288848, -75.18545739999999
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