Lower Merion Historical Society

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Houses and Estates Photograph Collection

Title: “Ashdale,” a.k.a. “Ashwood”- Front & left facades
Photographer: William Alan Morrison
Collection: Houses & Estates
Binder #: 5 (Merion Station, Overbrook, Narberth, Penn Valley)
Image Information: Two copies; 8″ x 10″; b & w
Abstract: Old Lancaster Road above Melrose Road, Merion Station, PA; original owner: William Simpson, Sr., founder of Eddystome Manufacturing Co.; subsequent owner: Henry B. Swope; original architect: Patrick A. Welsh; plot size: 40 acres; late 1800s
Item Number: PHE5-ASH 02