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Belleville in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

St. Peter's Church

Established 1838

 
 
St. Peter's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 3, 2012
1. St. Peter's Church Marker
Inscription. Fourth oldest church in the Diocese of Newark. First mass Dec. 2, 1838 by the Right Rev. John Dubois third Bishop of New York. First priest Rev. Francis Ferrall
 
Erected 1976 by Belleville Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 47.098′ N, 74° 9.413′ W. Marker is in Belleville, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is on William Street east of Bridge Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 155 William Street, Belleville NJ 07109, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Victory (approx. 0.2 miles away); 150th Anniversary of Belleville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Christopher Columbus (approx. 0.2 miles away); Belleville First Fire House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Christ Church Episcopal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Josiah Hornblower (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Battle of Second River (approx. 0.4 miles away); Belleville Reformed Church Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Belleville.
 
Regarding St. Peter's Church. The cornerstone of the current church was laid in 1913. A history of the church, including a picture of the original church, can be found on the church's
St. Peter's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By James True, July 29, 2011
2. St. Peter's Church Marker
website
 
Also see . . .  St. Peter's Church Website. (Submitted on August 1, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey.)
 
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St. Peter's Church image. Click for full size.
By James True, July 29, 2011
3. St. Peter's Church
St. Peter's Church image. Click for full size.
By James True, July 29, 2011
4. St. Peter's Church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2, 3, 4. submitted on , by James True of Newark, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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