Doylestown, Pennsylvania

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Doylestown is a borough and the county seat of Bucks County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.wikipedia
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Bucks County, Pennsylvania

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Doylestown is a borough and the county seat of Bucks County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
The county seat is Doylestown.

Pennsylvania Route 611

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Known for years as "William Doyle's Tavern," its strategic location, at the intersection of the road (now U.S. Route 202) linking Swede's Ford (Norristown) and Coryell's Ferry (New Hope) and the road (now PA Route 611) linking Philadelphia and Easton, allowed the hamlet to blossom into a village.
The route continues north through the northern suburbs of Philadelphia and serves Jenkintown, Willow Grove, and Doylestown, the latter of which it bypasses on a freeway.

U.S. Route 202

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Known for years as "William Doyle's Tavern," its strategic location, at the intersection of the road (now U.S. Route 202) linking Swede's Ford (Norristown) and Coryell's Ferry (New Hope) and the road (now PA Route 611) linking Philadelphia and Easton, allowed the hamlet to blossom into a village.
It continues northeast towards Doylestown, where it joins an older section of bypass at Pennsylvania Route 611 and proceeds north to the old alignment of Route 202 (State Street).

Newtown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania

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As the population of Central and Upper Bucks County grew throughout the 18th and into the 19th century, discontent developed with the county seat's location in Newtown, where it had been since 1725.
It was the county seat of Bucks County from 1726 until 1813, when it was replaced by a more central Doylestown.

Norristown, Pennsylvania

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Known for years as "William Doyle's Tavern," its strategic location, at the intersection of the road (now U.S. Route 202) linking Swede's Ford (Norristown) and Coryell's Ferry (New Hope) and the road (now PA Route 611) linking Philadelphia and Easton, allowed the hamlet to blossom into a village. U.S. Route 202 bypasses the center of the borough to the south and heads southwest to Norristown and northeast to New Hope.
U.S. 202 is the major north–south route through the town, connecting it with other nearby county seats such as Doylestown and West Chester.

Moravian Pottery and Tile Works

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Upon his death in 1930, Mercer also left his similarly constructed home Fonthill and adjacent Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, to be operated as a museum. The Doylestown Historic District, Pugh Dungan House, Fonthill, Fountain House, Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, James-Lorah House, Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and Shaw Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Moravian Pottery & Tile Works (MPTW) is a history museum located in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.

Henry Chapman Mercer

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Henry Chapman Mercer constructed the reinforced concrete building in 1916 to house his collection of mechanical tools and utensils.
Henry Mercer was born in Doylestown, Pennsylvania on June 24, 1856.

National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa

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The Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and the local National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa brought a regular stream of short-term visitors through the area as well.
The National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa (or simply Czestochowa), known also as the American Czestochowa is a Polish-American Roman Catholic shrine near Doylestown, Pennsylvania, founded in 1953.

The Fountain House (Doylestown, Pennsylvania)

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The Doylestown Historic District, Pugh Dungan House, Fonthill, Fountain House, Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, James-Lorah House, Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and Shaw Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Fountain House is located in the borough of Doylestown, Pennsylvania, in the central commercial district.

Mercer Museum

The Doylestown Historic District, Pugh Dungan House, Fonthill, Fountain House, Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, James-Lorah House, Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and Shaw Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Mercer Museum is a museum located in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States.

Fonthill (house)

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Upon his death in 1930, Mercer also left his similarly constructed home Fonthill and adjacent Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, to be operated as a museum. The Doylestown Historic District, Pugh Dungan House, Fonthill, Fountain House, Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, James-Lorah House, Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and Shaw Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Fonthill, also known as Fonthill Castle, was the home of the American archeologist and tile maker Henry Chapman Mercer, in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.

Pugh Dungan House

The Doylestown Historic District, Pugh Dungan House, Fonthill, Fountain House, Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, James-Lorah House, Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and Shaw Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Pugh Dungan House is a historic home located in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Doylestown Historic District

The Doylestown Historic District, Pugh Dungan House, Fonthill, Fountain House, Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, James-Lorah House, Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and Shaw Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Doylestown Historic District is a national historic district located in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Oscar Hammerstein II Farm

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The Doylestown Historic District, Pugh Dungan House, Fonthill, Fountain House, Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, James-Lorah House, Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and Shaw Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, also known as the Highland Farm, is a historic home and farm in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Doylestown Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania

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Doylestown Borough is bordered by Doylestown Township except to the northeast where it borders Buckingham Township.
Adjacent to the county seat, many county offices and the county correctional facility are located in this township.

James-Lorah House

The Doylestown Historic District, Pugh Dungan House, Fonthill, Fountain House, Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, James-Lorah House, Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and Shaw Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
James-Lorah House, also known as the Judge Chapman House and VIA House, is a historic home located in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

North Pennsylvania Railroad

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An electric telegraph station was built in 1846, and the North Pennsylvania Railroad completed a branch to Doylestown in 1856.
On October 7th the Doylestown Branch opened to Doylestown via Lansdale.

Hepatitis B Foundation

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Established in 1991, the foundation's headquarters is in Doylestown, PA.

Shaw Historic District, Doylestown, Pennsylvania

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The Doylestown Historic District, Pugh Dungan House, Fonthill, Fountain House, Oscar Hammerstein II Farm, James-Lorah House, Mercer Museum, Moravian Pottery and Tile Works, and Shaw Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Shaw Historic District, also known as Francis B. Shaw Block Historic District, is a national historic district located in Doylestown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

U.S. Route 202 in Pennsylvania

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U.S. Route 202 bypasses the center of the borough to the south and heads southwest to Norristown and northeast to New Hope.
It follows a general southwest to northeast direction through the state, passing through or by West Chester, King of Prussia, Norristown, Montgomeryville, Doylestown, and New Hope.

Willow Grove, Pennsylvania

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1897 saw the first of several trolley lines connecting Doylestown with Willow Grove, Newtown and Easton.
The Route 22 bus runs between Olney Transportation Center in North Philadelphia and Warminster via Willow Grove and the Route 55 bus runs between Olney Transportation Center and Doylestown via Willow Grove.

U.S. Route 202 Business (Montgomeryville–Doylestown, Pennsylvania)

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US 202 follows a parkway alignment from Doylestown southwest to Montgomeryville, with U.S. Route 202 Business serving as a business route to Montgomeryville, passing through New Britain and Chalfont.
U.S. Route 202 Business (US 202 Bus.) is a 10 mi business route of US 202 in Montgomery and Bucks counties in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, running between Montgomeryville and Doylestown.

Buckingham Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania

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Doylestown Borough is bordered by Doylestown Township except to the northeast where it borders Buckingham Township.

The Intelligencer (Doylestown, Pennsylvania)

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The Intelligencer, a daily newspaper serving central and northern Bucks County along with nearby areas of eastern Montgomery County, is headquartered in Doylestown.
The Intelligencer is a daily (except Saturday) morning broadsheet newspaper published in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.

Neshaminy Creek

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Natural features of Doylestown Borough include Cooks Run and Neshaminy Creek.