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Moreland Township, is a defunct township that was located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1682 and named by William Penn after Nicholas More, a London physician.[1] In 1916 Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania, in the middle of the township, separated for religious reasons.[2] The following year, the remainder of the township separated into Lower Moreland Township and Upper Moreland Township.[1]


  1. ^ a b "commerce: Fact Sheets--LOWER MORELAND TOWNSHIP". Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. 2006-12-19.,a,1512,q,52004.asp. Retrieved 2007-09-27. 
  2. ^ "commerce: Fact Sheets--BRYN ATHYN BOROUGH". Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. 2006-12-20.,a,1512,q,51773.asp. Retrieved 2007-09-27. 

Coordinates: 40°09′08″N 75°07′03″W / 40.1523, -75.1176

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