Joseph T. Rothrock

Joseph T. Rothrock (HM56A)

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

N 39° 57.817', W 75° 36.555'

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Conservationist, father of the State Forest idea in Pennsylvania, lived in this house from 1876 until his death in 1922. He pioneered in the development of forest fire control, reforestation, and scientific forestry.
HM NumberHM56A
Year Placed1952
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 7:55am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 447966 N 4423896
Decimal Degrees39.96361667, -75.60925000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.817', W 75° 36.555'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 49.02" N, 75° 36' 33.30" W
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Area Code(s)484, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 428 N Church St, West Chester PA 19380, US
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