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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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Governor Tom Wolf today announced that a transportation investment hes making in the City of Coatesville is a key step in making the Coatesville Gateway Redevelopment revitalization project a reality.
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On Sunday, August 13, 1911, in the steel town of Coatesville, Pennsylvania, an African-American man named Zachariah Walker killed a white security guard in what Walker insisted was an act of self-defense.
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Dotcom, a German millionaire and founder of file-sharing site Megaupload, was arrested on behalf of United States authorities, including the FBI, in a police raid at his 30 million New Zealand dollars Coatesville mansion.
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