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St . Peter's Church Westchester

 
 
St. Peter's Church Westchester Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, February 4, 2012
1. St. Peter's Church Westchester Marker
Inscription. The original church on this site was built in 1700 to house a parish organized by an act of the Provincial Assembly in 1693. Queen Anne contributed an altar in 1708. In 1763 a charter was received from King George III. The present church, designed in Gothic style by Leopold Eidlitz was completed in 1853.
 
Erected 1962.
 
Location. 40° 50.32′ N, 73° 50.648′ W. Marker is in Bronx, New York, in Bronx County. Marker is on Westchester Avenue near Saint Peter's Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2500 Westchester Avenue, Bronx NY 10461, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. American Bison Society (approx. 1.9 miles away); Gloverís Rock (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Gloverís Rock (approx. 2.8 miles away); Bartow – Pell Mansion (approx. 3 miles away); Bartow Pell Mansion (approx. 3.1 miles away); Pellís Treaty Oak (approx. 3.1 miles away); Site of the Redoubt (approx. 3.3 miles away); Fort Number Four (approx. 3.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bronx.
 
Also see . . .  St. Peter's Episcopal Church website. (Submitted on February 4, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 2 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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