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Harvard in Worcester County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church

 
 
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By Lee Hattabaugh, June 18, 2013
1. Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church Marker
Inscription. Four previous church buildings have stood on this approximate site. The first meeting house was constructed in 1733 when the congregation first gathered. A new building was necessary in 1775 to accomodate the congregation's growth. The third building constructed in 1840 was destroyed by fire on Sunday February 7, 1875. The fourth building constructed in 1875 was destroyed by fire on Sunday December 13, 1964. the present building was dedicated on June 18, 1967.
 
Location. 42° 30.117′ N, 71° 35.082′ W. Marker is in Harvard, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Marker can be reached from Elm Street south of Ayer Road (Massachusetts Route 111), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located on the front porch of the church. Marker is in this post office area: Harvard MA 01451, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Harvard (a few steps from this marker); World War Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Harvard Veteran's Memorial (about 400 feet away); Harvard Civil War Monument (about 500 feet away); Old Parsonage (approx. 4.3 miles
Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, June 18, 2013
2. Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church Marker
away); Site of the Great Elm (approx. 5.8 miles away); Site of Mary Rowlandson’s Capture (approx. 5.9 miles away); The Revolutionary Tavern (approx. 6.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Harvard.
 
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Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, June 18, 2013
3. Harvard Unitarian Universalist Church
The plaques seen in Pictures 1 & 2 are located to the left and right, respectively, of the front entrance doors.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 274 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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