In the 1700s, the York Road through Bucks County was the only road between Philadelphia and New York, hence its name. During the Revolution, the easiest way for the troops to traverse the area and cross the Delaware River was through the county. There are many places along the road and near it that were important during this time. The Continental army passed through at least twice, before the Christmas crossing and the Battle of Trenton in December 1776 and before the Battle of Monmouth in June 1778.
Gobble! The History and Lore of Thanksgiving
Family program on Sunday, November 19, at the Old Solebury Schoolhouse from 2-3:30pm. Click here for details.
SAVE the DATE!!
New Year’s Day Brunch at Holly Hedge
Thank You!Thank you to all PERFECT PAIRINGS sponsors (click here for a list) and participants at our fun and successful fundraiser on October 14th!Several members have asked for more details about the Chef. Chadd Jenkins’ phone and email can be obtained by emailing the society with your details.We can’t thank Chadd enough for the fabulous food and the Burrell/Gatto family for the tasty wine selection: the heart of the event.
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