“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Manchester in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

German Church


German Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, December 28, 2004
1. German Church Marker
Inscription. Near here was located a place of worship described as the "Evangelical Lutheran and, according to God's word, reformed, and on both sides, protestant congregations called the German Churche." Continuous worship for 200 years on this site marks it as one of oldest religious centers in Carroll County.
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
Location. 39° 40.017′ N, 76° 53.32′ W. Marker is in Manchester, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on Hanover Pike (Maryland Route 30) 0.2 miles north of Manchester Road (Maryland Route 27), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manchester MD 21102, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Manchester (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Manchester (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mason-Dixon Line (approx. 4 miles away in Pennsylvania); Spring Garden (approx. 4.6 miles away); Hampstead District (approx. 4.6 miles away); Hoffman Paper Mills (approx. 6.1 miles away); Union Mills (approx. 6.8 miles away); Defiance at Union Mills (approx. 6.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Manchester.
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,088 times since then and 62 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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