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Houses and Estates Photograph Collection

Title: “Penshurst,” a.k.a. “Penshurst Farm” – Biographical data – Percival Roberts, Jr.
Photographer: William Alan Morrison
Collection: Houses & Estates
Date: 1950
Binder #: 5 (Merion Station, Overbrook, Narberth, Penn Valley)
Image Information: Several newspaper articles from the Main Line Times describing “Penhurst” and The Baron of Pencoyd
Abstract: Conshohocken State & Hagys Ford Roads, Narberth, PA; original owner: Percival Roberts, Jr., president of Pencoyd Iron Works; original architect: Peabody & Stearns; plot size: 571 acres; 1902; now demolished
Item Number: PHE5-PEN 31