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Rochester in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rochester Lodge Number 229

 
 
Rochester Lodge No. 229 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 7, 2011
1. Rochester Lodge No. 229 Marker
Inscription. Free and Accepted Masons of Pennsylvania, is the oldest Masonic Lodge in Beaver County. Meeting continuously since it was constituted April 11, 1848, a year before Rochester Borough was incorporated the Masonic Temple was built in 1884.
 
Erected by Beaver County Historical Landmarks and Research Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Beaver County (PA) Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 40° 42.07′ N, 80° 17.107′ W. Marker is in Rochester, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Harmony Avenue and Iden Way. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester PA 15074, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. H.C. Fry Glass Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Joseph H. Pendleton (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Always A River 1991 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Industry Along the Banks (approx. 0.2 miles away); About River Transit ... (approx. 0.2 miles away); Make Way for the Railroad
Rochester Lodge No. 229 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 7, 2011
2. Rochester Lodge No. 229 Marker
(approx. mile away); Lewis and Clark (approx. mile away); Logans Town (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Rochester.
 
Also see . . .
1. Rochester Lodge No. 229. (Submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Freemasonry and the Philalethes Society. (Submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
3. Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on October 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 395 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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