HHS General Meetings Open to the public, meetings are held throughout the year and are free of charge

All listed General meetings will be held on the 3rd Thursdays at a new home.
The Haycock Elementary School. 1014 Old Bethlehem Rd, Haycock Township MAP

Fall 2017

September 17, 2017: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.  SETTLERS' DAYS Steve Applegate will cook a stew over an outdoor fire.

NOTE: This will take place at the STOKES HOUSE, which is the headquarters of HHS, 1299 Apple Road

October 19. 2017:  7 p.m. Native American Artifacts - Walter Fachet will tell us about his collection of Native American artifacts.

This will be at the Haycock Community Center, 1014 Old Bethlehem Road.

November 16, 2017: 7 p.m.  HOBO KING - Karl E. Teller will tell about the hobo life - riding the freight trains and steam locomotives. Karl was the National Hobo King of 2002.

This will be at the Haycock Community Center, 1014 Old Bethlehem Road.




Springtown Times  Vol. 9     # 40      June 30, 1894   

While Elwin Horn, of near Richlandtown was returning from Bethlehem on Saturday afternoon where he had taken a load of hay, he was caught in a heavy thunderstorm while driving along state road near Fairmont and a bolt of lightning struck and instantly killed one of the mules of his team.  He managed to get to his home between Richlandtown and Applebachsville.


Mission Statement: The purpose of the Haycock Historical Society is to research and preserve the history of Haycock and to promote and perpetuate public interest and to inform the public generally of the rich heritage of Haycock Township.

Haycock Historical Society
P.O. Box 715
Quakertown Pa 18951