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Formerly known as "Brower," appears as "Unionville" on contemporary maps. Also, is starting point of "Unionville Road."

BROWER Sometimes called Unionville, is a small village in Union township, Berks county, 13 miles south of Reading, the county seat. Goods should be shipped to Douglas, 1 mile north, on the P. & R. R. R. Matilda Jones, postmaster. [Polk's Gazetteer, 1882]

  • Bossert S S, general store, grain and coal.
  • Flanery Jacob K, flour mill.
  • Geigley Samuel, blacksmith.
  • Gerhard F R, physician.
  • Kirlin John H, meat market.
  • Klink Charles F, shoemkr.
  • Neitig Peter, saw mill and wagonmaker.

Unionville Map

Street Names
Route 724 • Schuylkill Road West • Unionville Road

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