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Kennett Friends Meetinghouse

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1958. 125 W. Sickle St.

The regional evolution of the Quaker meetinghouse continues with this building that replaced Old Kennett ( CH1). Built of local Avondale stone with its picturesque streaks of rust, it substitutes domestic-scaled detail for the monumental severity of the early meetings.

Writing Credits

George E. Thomas


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George E. Thomas, "Kennett Friends Meetinghouse", [Kennett Square, Pennsylvania], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of PA vol 2

Buildings of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania, George E. Thomas, with Patricia Likos Ricci, Richard J. Webster, Lawrence M. Newman, Robert Janosov, and Bruce Thomas. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012, 241-241.

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