The purpose of the Historical Commission is to recognize the significance
of locating, naming and preserving historical resources, within the
boundaries of West Nottingham Township, for the enjoyment, education
and inspiration of the people, including future generations.
The Historical Commission shall serve as an advisory and information
gathering body for the purpose of identifying, collecting and preserving the
historical resources of the Township.
Current research has indicated approximately 175 historic sites in West
Nottingham Township. Of those historic sites, nearly 50% have been
The Historical Commission meets the third (3rd) Thursday of every month
at 2:00 p.m. at the Township building, 100 Park Road.
2012 Officers include: Mr. Ryan Rohrer, Chairman; Mr. Robert Smith, Vice
Chairman; Mrs. Nancy Cox, Secretary; and Mrs. Angie Lobb, Treasurer.
The research committee is comprised of Mrs. Sue Lamborn, Mrs. Dottie
Freese, Mrs. Angie Lobb, and Mrs. Bertha Kinnaird.
Mrs. Kinnaird, Mrs. Lamborn and Mrs. Cynthia Neff take pictures of the
various historic sites within the township.
Mrs. Elaine Pennell, Mrs. Freese and Mrs. Cox do mapping information.
Information gathering is done by Mr. Smith, Mr. Rorher and Mr. Raymond
Broomell. However, the Historical Commission gladly accepts information
from all members of the community.
West Nottingham Township