- Barnes, Horace Richards.
- Date of Publication
The Bridgeport and Horseshoe Turnpike
By HORACE R. BARNES, LL.D.
According to Ellis and Evans, "the old 'Horse-Shoe Road' was laid out
in 1738," to meet the need of a road from Lancaster to the "Coventry Iron-
Works" on French Creek, Chester County, "with a branch to Reading