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Moselem, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Berks
Township Richmond
Elevation 338 ft (103 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 610 and 484
GNIS feature ID 1181601

Moselem is an unincorporated community in Richmond Township in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States. Moselem is located along Pennsylvania Route 662 east of Maiden Creek.

History

A post office called Moselem was established in 1846, and remained in operation until 1907. Moselem is a name derived from a Native American language purported to mean "trout stream".


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