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Ludwigs Corner, Pennsylvania

Ludwigs Corner
Unincorporated community
Ludwigs Corner at PA 100 and PA 401
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Chester
Township West Vincent
Elevation 627 ft (191.1 m)
Coordinates 06|56|N|75|41|38|W|type:city_region:US-PA name=

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Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code 610
Location of Ludwigs Corner in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Ludwigs Corner, Pennsylvania is a town located in West Vincent Township, four miles north of Eagle, PA. Upper Uwchlan Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania.

Geography

Ludwigs Corner is a community in Chester County, Pennsylvania located at latitude 40.116 and longitude -75.694 with an elevation of 627 feet.

Transportation

Ludwigs Corner is located at the junction of Pennsylvania Route 100 and Pennsylvania Route 401.

Located in West Vincent Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania, United State of America. Pennsylvania Route 401 is also known as Conestoga Road. In the colonial era this route was known as the Conestoga Turnpike and was a main path of travel between Philadelphia and western towns such as Lancaster. Many of the wagons were of a flat but arched design that would float when fording creeks and rivers with high water. They were known as Conestoga wagons.

History

Ludwigs Corner is the home of St. Andrews Episcopal Church, organized in 1832. Within the walled cemetery is the grave of Owen Josephus Roberts, United States Supreme Court Justice from 1930 - 1945.

Ludwigs Corner was also a childhood home of noted pundit and rake Craig L. Hughes from 1970 through 1981. His immediate family survived his embarrassing notoriety and remained in the area until 2006. Mr. Hughes has not been invited back according to local custom as former friends and other relations still reside within a stone's throw.

Ludwigs Corner is known for being the host of the Ludwigs Horse Show. http://www.ludwigshorseshow.org/

References

  • Ludwigs Corner, PA Profile
  • Ludwigs Horse Show
  • Ludwigs Oyster Bar
  • Ludwigs Corner Fire Company
  • Ludwigs Corner Veterinary Hospital
  • Ludwig's Corner Riding & Driving Club
  • Ludwig's Corner Horse Show and Country Fair
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