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Gallows Hill, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Bucks
Township Springfield
617 ft (188 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 610 and 484
GNIS feature ID 1173597
Pennsylvania Historical Marker
Designated: 1925

Gallows Hill is an unincorporated community in Springfield Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States. Gallows Hill is located at the intersection of Pennsylvania Route 412 and Stony Garden Road/Gallows Hill Road.

According to tradition, the community was named from a 17th-century traveler who hanged himself from a tree.

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