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Preston in Caroline County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Frazierís Chapel

Preston, Maryland, 1785

 
 
Site of Frazier's Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
1. Site of Frazier's Chapel Marker
Inscription. Built by Rev. Freeborn Garrettson and Captain William Frazier. Early Methodist pastors included Jesse Lee, Joseph Everette and Bishops Francis Asbury and John Emory. Remodeled and named Bethesda 1849. Present church built 1875. Rebuilt 1958.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Francis Asbury, Traveling Methodist Preacher marker series.
 
Location. 38° 42.792′ N, 75° 54.53′ W. Marker is in Preston, Maryland, in Caroline County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Maryland Route 331) and Harmony Road (Maryland Route 16), on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Preston MD 21655, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Preston (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Linchester Mill-Living Dangerously (approx. one mile away); The Underground Railroad (approx. one mile away); Linchester (approx. one mile away); Linchester Mill (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mt. Pleasant Cemetery-Dangerous Rendezvous
Bethesda United Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
2. Bethesda United Methodist Church
(approx. 1.1 miles away); Mt. Pleasant M. E. Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Leverton House-Finding Safe Haven (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Preston.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Notable Persons
 
Bethesda Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
3. Bethesda Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,291 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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