Wissahickon Inn

Wissahickon Inn (HM1KDV)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19118 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 3.725', W 75° 12.434'

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Opened May 30, 1884 by the industrialist Henry H. Houston as a 250-room summer resort hotel. The architects were G.W. and W.D. Hewitt. Since 1898 the Inn has served Chestnut Hill Academy (founded 1850) which acquired ownership, 1940.
Year Placed1988
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 10:04am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 482326 N 4434668
Decimal Degrees40.06208333, -75.20723333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 3.725', W 75° 12.434'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 3' 43.5" N, 75° 12' 26.04" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 501-549 W Springfield Ave, Philadelphia PA 19118, US
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