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By Leon Clemmer

Horsham Township started as a farming and home neighborhood. at the present time, the Willow Grove Naval Air Station is Horsham's greatest company and its so much well-known characteristic. The predecessor of the air station was once the Pitcairn Airfield. right here, Harold Pitcairn outfitted the Mailwing plane, introduced airmail alongside the East Coast, shaped jap Air traces, built the Autogiro, and entertained celebrities comparable to Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart. photos in Horsham Township exhibit the Quaker meetinghouse, that's the oldest spiritual development in Horsham and continues to be in non-stop use; the highways that served the township farmers, akin to Limekiln Pike, York highway, and Easton highway; and the trolley autos from Doylestown to Willow Grove that hooked up the township to Philadelphia.

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Horsham Township started as a farming and home group. at the present time, the Willow Grove Naval Air Station is Horsham's greatest service provider and its such a lot well-known function. The predecessor of the air station was once the Pitcairn Airfield. the following, Harold Pitcairn outfitted the Mailwing aircraft, introduced airmail alongside the East Coast, shaped japanese Air strains, constructed the Autogiro, and entertained celebrities equivalent to Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart.

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