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Laverock Wind Gap

The Laverock Wind Gap with a floor elevation slightly greater than 350 feet is located just south of the northeast trending Edge Hill Ridge and links the east oriented Tacony Creek headwaters valley with a west oriented Wissahickon Creek tributary valley (which drains to the Wissahickon Gorge north entrance). Wissahickon Creek drains to the southeast […]

Seminary Wind Gap

Route 309 and an abandoned rail line cross Edge Hill Ridge at the Seminary Wind Gap, with Westminster Theological Seminary being located on the wind gap northeast rim. The Seminary Wind Gap is one of three wind gaps cut into the Wissahickon Creek-Tacony Creek drainage divide along the northeast oriented Edge Hill Ridge with the […]