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St. Patrick's Church

 
 
St. Patrick's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2009
1. St. Patrick's Church Marker
Inscription. In 1779, Father Charles Sewall, S.J., took title to a lot here. Log structure built 1784; brick edifice in 1806. Present church erected 1893 by Father Henry G. Ganss. Adjacent is St. Katherine's Hall, built by Mother Katherine Drexel, 1901, for Catholics at Carlisle Indian School.
 
Erected 1986 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 11.966′ N, 77° 11.141′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Pomfret Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in front of church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 140 East Pomfret Street, Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saint Katharine's Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Bethel A.M.E. Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. William Irvine (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Duncan-Stiles House (about 700 feet away); Gen. John Armstrong (about 700 feet away); Old Graveyard (about 800 feet away); Old Prison (about 800 feet away); Carlisle Jail (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Also see . . .  St. Patrick's Church
St. Patrick's Catholic Church and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2009
2. St. Patrick's Catholic Church and Marker
. (Submitted on June 1, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 615 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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