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Near Littlestown in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Christ Reformed Church

 
 
Christ Reformed Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
1. Christ Reformed Church Marker
Inscription. Known as "Mother of Reformed Churches" of this region. Congregation organized, May 1747, marking settlement of German pioneers in southern part of Conewago Valley. Section of present building erected, 1798. Many notable persons lie buried in the old churchyard.
 
Erected 1950 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 45.224′ N, 77° 3.447′ W. Marker is near Littlestown, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Hanover Road (State Highway 194) and Christ Reformed Church Road (County Route 2023), on the right when traveling south on Hanover Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Littlestown PA 17340, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Christ Reformed Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Revolutionary Soldiers Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Littlestown (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Littlestown (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Littlestown (approx. 1.7 miles away); Army of the Potomac
Christ Reformed Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
2. Christ Reformed Church Marker
(approx. 1.7 miles away); Littlestown War Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Pennsylvania (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Littlestown.
 
Also see . . .  Christ Reformed Church. Page with photos of the church and cemetery. (Submitted on August 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
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Christ Reformed Church and Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 28, 2008
3. Christ Reformed Church and Cemetery
As seen from the marker location.
Christ Reformed Church, Union Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania image. Click for full size.
By Henry T. McLin, December 30, 2008
4. Christ Reformed Church, Union Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania
Christ Reformed Church image. Click for full size.
By Henry T. McLin, December 30, 2008
5. Christ Reformed Church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,122 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   4, 5. submitted on , by Henry T. McLin of Hanover, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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