Estimate of damages and repairs from the British occupation, 1778-1783
Second Presbyterian Church British Occupation Repair Costs, 1780
Cost of damages suffered by Second Presbyterian Church while British troops occupied Philadelphia during the American Revolution; the estimates were made in 1778 and certified in 1783. Pews, fencing, and a chandelier all had to be repaired or replaced, totaling an estimated 203 pounds.
Second Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, PA
Presbyterian Historical Society