Horsham Township (Images of America) by Leon Clemmer

By Leon Clemmer

Horsham Township all started as a farming and home neighborhood. this day, the Willow Grove Naval Air Station is Horsham's biggest agency and its so much famous function. The predecessor of the air station used to be the Pitcairn Airfield. the following, Harold Pitcairn equipped the Mailwing plane, added airmail alongside the East Coast, shaped jap Air strains, built the Autogiro, and entertained celebrities resembling Charles Lindbergh and Amelia Earhart. photos in Horsham Township exhibit the Quaker meetinghouse, that is the oldest spiritual development in Horsham and continues to be in non-stop use; the highways that served the township farmers, corresponding to Limekiln Pike, York street, and Easton street; and the trolley vehicles from Doylestown to Willow Grove that attached the township to Philadelphia.

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