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Hotchkin, Samuel F. Rural Pennsylvania in the Vicinity of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: Geo. W. Jacobs, 1897., p. 23, 26

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Project name: Megargee Residence, "Redruth Manse"
Client name: Megargee, U. S. Grant
Project types: dwelling

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Philadelphia, PA (Overbrook)

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"U.S. Grant Megargee's place is called Redruth Manse. The name is borrowed from an English mansion. The house lies on the Drexel Road. It is built of stone, with a red slate roof. The light stone contrasts prettily with the roof."

 

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