Posts Tagged ‘Bartram’s Mile’

Building A Dreamboat During The Height Of The Great Depression

Building A Dreamboat During The Height Of The Great Depression

June 27, 2017  |  The Shadow Knows

What did boat-loving businessmen do during the Great Depression while their companies were tanking? Build themselves yachts, of course! The Shadow sets sail for Southwest Philly where a curvy factory building gave life to a buoyant diversion > more

A Moving Monument

A Moving Monument

December 5, 2016  |  News

Nearly four years after Hidden City proposed relocating the forlorn Newkirk Viaduct Monument from the side of the train tracks to the forthcoming Bartram's Mile segment of the Schuylkill River Trail system... that has happened. Brad Maule has the story of the 177-year-old monument's relocation > more

East Coast Greenway Gains Traction With New Connections

East Coast Greenway Gains Traction With New Connections

June 15, 2016  |  News

Trail connections in Tinicum Township and Lardner’s Point Park are the newest additions to the quickly expanding East Coast Greenway network in Philadelphia. Tyler Horst reports > more

Bartram's Garden Farmhouse To Reopen Friday

Bartram’s Garden Farmhouse To Reopen Friday

March 29, 2016  |  Morning Blend

John Bartram’s farmhouse ready for reopening after renovations, Temple hires architects for stadium design, Garden Square renderings released, and infill mansions for South 3rd Street > more

The Bartram's Mile(stone)

The Bartram’s Mile(stone)

February 26, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Saffron at Bartram’s Mile, PMA receives large gift of 20th century art, and Forbes promotes Philly in preparation for DNC > more