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Franklin Twp, Chester County, PA

Kemblesville [1]

About 5 miles south of West Grove Borough, Kemblesville was once the largest mill town in the township having, in 1823, three mills, a hotel, and a pottery works.Formerly called Fox Chase, Kemblesville's first Post Office was named for George Kemble, part of a prominent family in the area.

  1. Pinkowski, Edward. Chester County Place Names,, Sunshine Press, Philadelphia, 1962

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