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Fairmount in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fairmount Presbyterian Church

 
 
Fairmount Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 10, 2009
1. Fairmount Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1727, the congregation was originally German Reformed. First a log building. A series of larger structures followed. Present building erected in 1851 and remodeled in 1902.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 44.123′ N, 74° 46.498′ W. Marker is in Fairmount, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Old Turnpike Road (County Route 517) south of Beacon Light Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 247 Old Turnpike Rd, Califon NJ 07830, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 19th Century Lime Kiln (approx. 0.9 miles away); Pottersville (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Railroad & The Vernoy Quarry (approx. 2.6 miles away); Califon Veterans Monument (approx. 3.3 miles away); Creamery Channel (approx. 3.4 miles away); Obadiah Latourette Grist and Saw Mill (approx. 3.4 miles away); German Valley Bridge (approx. 3.5 miles away); German Valley (approx. 3.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  History of Fairmount Presbyterian Church. The official history
Fairmount Presbyterian Church and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 10, 2009
2. Fairmount Presbyterian Church and Marker
of Fairmount Presbyterian Church. (Submitted on March 13, 2009.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
Fairmount Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 10, 2009
3. Fairmount Presbyterian Church
Original Marker - Church was built A.D. 1816, Rebuilt A.D. 1851, Remodeled 1902
Fairmount Presbyterian Church Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 10, 2009
4. Fairmount Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Celtic Cross at Fairmount Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 10, 2009
5. Celtic Cross at Fairmount Presbyterian Church
Celtic Cross Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 10, 2009
6. Celtic Cross Plaque
Fairmount Presbyterian Church 1747 --- 1997 This Celtic Cross is dedicated on our 250th anniversary to the memory of the faithful Christians who preceded us and enabled us to worship in this place. May it serve as a reminder to all of us to be faithful witnesses to our Lord and his Church so that others may worship here in the future.
 
 
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