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Coatesville

(kōts`vĭl), city (1990 pop. 11,038), Chester co., SE Pa., on Brandywine Creek, in a farm area; settled c.1717, inc. as a city 1916. It has been a steel center since 1810. Joseph HergesheimerHergesheimer, Joseph
, 1880–1954, American novelist, b. Philadelphia. He first achieved literary distinction with the publication of The Three Black Pennys (1917).
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 wrote about this region in The Three Black Pennys. The National Iron and Steel Heritage Museum and the Lukens National Historic District are in Coatesville. The Revolutionary battle of BrandywineBrandywine, battle of,
in the American Revolution, fought Sept. 11, 1777, along Brandywine Creek. The creek, formed by two small branches in SE Pennsylvania, flows southeast to join, near Wilmington, Del., the Christina River, which empties into the Delaware.
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 (Sept. 11, 1777) was fought to the south of the city; the area is now a state park.
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The Coatesville Solar Initiative (CSI) announced its choice of Axion Power and its PbC technology and batteries for the 48-acre project.
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She is also survived by her sisters, Shirley Goodman of Ware and Rosemary Rice of Coatesville, Pennsylvania; her brothers, Thomas Raffier of Sadsburyville, Pennsylvania and John Raffier of Coatesville, Pennsylvania.
Stargazers Winery in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, on the tour in 2004, is an earth-sheltered (built into the side of a hill for natural insulation) building with 4,800 kilowatts of installed solar power, and a rainwater catchment system for irrigating the vineyard.
on the night of Monday, October 18, Nakie Thomas of Coatesville, Pennsylvania, was watching television when two men broke into her home.
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The city of Coatesville shows little willingness to back down on its taking of the Saha's property and even placed a two-page ad in the local paper supporting its decision and criticizing the Saha's and other property owners' opposition.
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May 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- State Secretary of General Services Sheri Phillips today announced the commonwealth will receive more than $1 million in revenue and eliminate $500,000 in annual maintenance costs through the sale of the Embreeville Center property in Coatesville, Chester County.