London Coffee House

London Coffee House (HMYK0)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19106 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 56.971', W 75° 8.531'

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Scene of political and commercial activity in the colonial period, the London Coffee House opened here in 1754. It served as a place to inspect Black slaves recently arrived from Africa and to bid for their purchase at auction.
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HM NumberHMYK0
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Year Placed1991
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 1:50pm PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] CHUCK MARTIENSSEN  
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 487854 N 4422163
Decimal Degrees39.94951667, -75.14218333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.971', W 75° 8.531'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 58.26" N, 75° 8' 31.86" W
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Area Code(s)267, 484, 215, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10 S Front St, Philadelphia PA 19106, US
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