Thornton, Pennsylvania facts for kids
Thornton Village Historic District
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Thornton is an unincorporated community spanning Thornbury Township, Concord Township and Middletown Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States west of the unincorporated community of Lima, Pennsylvania, northwest of the borough of Chester Heights, Pennsylvania and northeast of the unincorporated community of Glen Mills, Pennsylvania.
The community includes the Thornton Village Historic District, which includes buildings dating from 1750 to 1855. The District was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2006.
The George W. Hill Correctional Facility is located in Thornton.
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