Buckingham looking East towards the Delaware River. Bowman's Tower can be seen (well if you look real hard) to the left of the mountain in the center.
One of the biggest misconceptions about the Tower is that it existed during General George Washington’s day. In reality, it was built of local field stone in 1929-31 to commemorate what may have been a lookout point for Washington’s troops to watch for enemy activity on the Delaware River. Today, historians consider using Bowman’s Hill for a lookout to be more oral tradition than documented fact, however.
Mechanicsville Post Office
Trinity Episcopal Church
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ABRAHAM LINCOLN (1864) 2nd Inaugural
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