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“Pipe Creek Meeting”

 
 
"Pipe Creek Meeting" Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 14, 2007
1. "Pipe Creek Meeting" Marker
Inscription. About 1735 William Farquhar and Ann his wife held a Friends (Quaker) meeting at his house. In 1771 he deeded two acres of land on which the Meeting House and burying ground are located. Ex-President Hoover’s ancestors were members of this meeting.
 
Erected by State Roads Commission.
 
Location. 39° 33.842′ N, 77° 10.174′ W. Marker is in Union Bridge, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on Quaker Hill Road 0.2 miles south of Ladiesburg Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Union Bridge MD 21791, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Birthplace of William Henry Rinehart (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blue Ridge College Bell (approx. half a mile away); Safety Follows Wisdom (approx. half a mile away); World's First Reaping Machine (approx. 0.6 miles away); Union Bridge - Reynolds’ Last Journey (approx. 0.6 miles away); Western Maryland Railway Honor Roll (approx. 0.6 miles away); The First Reaping Machine (approx. 0.9 miles away); Elmer A. Wolfe High School (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Union Bridge.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Colonial EraNotable Persons
 
Pipe Creek Friends Meeting Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 14, 2007
2. Pipe Creek Friends Meeting Sign
Meeting House image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 14, 2007
3. Meeting House
Meeting House image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, October 14, 2007
4. Meeting House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,530 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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