Site of the Star Tavern

Site of the Star Tavern (HM1CLA)

Location: West Chester, PA 19380 Chester County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 57.558', W 75° 37.117'

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Circa 1784

— Drover's Tavern & Lumberyard —

Site of the Star Tavern
Circa 1784

1784-1839

Traveller's Rest
Drover's Tavern & Lumberyard
Imla Bennett Owner

1839-1844
William Mercer Operated Tavern,
Possible Underground Railroad Stop

1844 Tavern Closes

1906 Burned, Rebuilt by George Veit
With slaughter house on site

1939 Private Home

1997 Demolished
Details
HM NumberHM1CLA
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Year Placed2013
Placed ByEast Bradford Township Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 10:28pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 447163 N 4423423
Decimal Degrees39.95930000, -75.61861667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.558', W 75° 37.117'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 33.48" N, 75° 37' 7.02" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)484, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 700-788 Bradford Ave, West Chester PA 19380, US
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