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South Britain in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

South Britain Congregational Church

 
 
South Britain Congregational Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
1. South Britain Congregational Church Marker
Inscription.
South Britain Congregational Church
Jehu Minor, First Pastor
1761 Twenty nine persons petitioned the General Assembly for four months winter preaching after traveling to Southbury for thirty years.
1766 First South Britain Ecclesiastic Society meeting held on June 5th.
1770 First Meeting House built on the green… south of this structure.
1825 This Meeting House built.
1869 Interior renovated, retaining the original "globe ceiling."
1903 Memorial stained glass window installed
1975 Pointing the way 150 years in this structure
Sesquicentennial Committee
 
Erected by South Britain Congregational Church Sesquicentennial Committee.
 
Location. 41° 28.278′ N, 73° 15.117′ W. Marker is in South Britain, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of South Britain Road (Connecticut Route 172) and East Flat Hill Road, on the left when traveling north on South Britain Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 693 South Britain Road, South Britain CT 06487, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Southbury World War II Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); Southbury World War I Memorial
South Britain Congregational Church image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
2. South Britain Congregational Church
The marker is to the right of the entrance doors.
(approx. 1.3 miles away); Southbury Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); Southbury (approx. 1.4 miles away); Russian Village (approx. 1.6 miles away); Bullet Hill School (approx. 2.1 miles away); Where Rochambeau Crossed the Housatonic River (approx. 2.2 miles away); Rochambeau Route 1781-82 (approx. 3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  South Britain Congregational Church History. (Submitted on February 18, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
South Britain Congregational Church image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
3. South Britain Congregational Church
South Britain Congregational Church Sign image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 1, 2012
4. South Britain Congregational Church Sign
South Britain
Congregational
Church
Rev. Shannon Rye Wall, Pastor
Sunday Worship 10:00am
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 403 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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