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Fallsington in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Falls Monthly Meeting of Friends

1683 - 1933

 
 
Falls Monthly Meeting of Friends Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2010
1. Falls Monthly Meeting of Friends Marker
Inscription.
The first Falls Meeting House
built here in 1690
on 6 acres given by
Samuel Burges
The second House, 1728
The third, present, house, to left, 1789
The fourth, present, house, to right, 1841
Here
William Penn
attended and preached
when residing at his countryseat
Pennsbury, 5 miles southeast
1699-1701

 
Erected 1933 by Friends Historical Association.
 
Location. 40° 11.126′ N, 74° 49.14′ W. Marker is in Fallsington, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is at the intersection of New Falls Road and Main Street, on the left when traveling north on New Falls Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Levittown PA 19054, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Falls Township World War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Moon Williamson Log House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Falls Township World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Falls Township War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Summerseat (approx.
Falls Monthly Meeting of Friends Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2010
2. Falls Monthly Meeting of Friends Marker
2.6 miles away); a different marker also named Summerseat (approx. 2.6 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Robert Morris (approx. 2.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fallsington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Historic Fallsington. (Submitted on May 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Falls Township, Bucks County PA. (Submitted on May 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. William Penn. (Submitted on May 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Bucks Quarterly Meeting of Friends. (Submitted on May 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Falls Monthly Meeting of Friends Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2010
3. Falls Monthly Meeting of Friends Marker
Meetinghouse in distance.
Falls Monthly Friends Meetinghouse, c.1841 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2010
4. Falls Monthly Friends Meetinghouse, c.1841
Nearby Historic Fallsington Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 29, 2010
5. Nearby Historic Fallsington Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 957 times since then and 109 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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