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Bryn Athyn in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bryn Athyn Cathedral

 
 
Bryn Athyn Cathedral Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 28, 2009
1. Bryn Athyn Cathedral Marker
Inscription. This Swedenborgian center is noted architecturally. Buildings in 14th-century Gothic and 12th-century Romanesque styles. Built by cooperative craft guilds in medieval way. Endowed by John Pitcairn.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 8.068′ N, 75° 3.719′ W. Marker is in Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Huntington Pike (Pennsylvania Route 232), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is about 150 feet south of intersection with Cathedral Road. Marker is in this post office area: Bryn Athyn PA 19009, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harold F. Pitcairn (approx. mile away); Willow Grove United Methodist Church, 1889 (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Fountain House Inn, 1717 (approx. 2.8 miles away); Memorial Hall, 1925 (approx. 3 miles away); The Red Lion Inn, 1776 (approx. 3 miles away); The Manor House, ca. 1719 (approx. 3 miles away); Abington District World War I Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Abington Presbyterian Church Cemetery (approx. 3.5 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. About the Bryn Athyn Cathedral.
Bryn Athyn Cathedral Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 28, 2009
2. Bryn Athyn Cathedral Marker
Looking south along Huntington Pike.
The Cathedral is located within the Bryn Athyn Historical District which has been designated as a National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on July 19, 2009.) 

2. Bryn Athyn Cathedral. The Official Website of the Cathedral. (Submitted on July 19, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 
 
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Bryn Athyn Cathedral image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 28, 2009
3. Bryn Athyn Cathedral
West facade.
Bryn Athyn Cathedral image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 28, 2009
4. Bryn Athyn Cathedral
Looking across Cathedral Road at east facade.
Bryn Athyn Cathedral Altar image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 28, 2009
5. Bryn Athyn Cathedral Altar
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 28, 2009
6. Bryn Athyn Cathedral
Looking toward west window.
Bryn Athyn Cathedral image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 28, 2009
7. Bryn Athyn Cathedral
North wing detail.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 962 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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