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Spring Lake in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Presbyterian Church

East Lake & Essex Avenues

 
 
Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C., September 9, 2007
1. Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. Mrs. Anna Baird, developer of Hastings Square, donated the land on East Lake Avenue for this church. A 1,500 pound bell was donated by Mr. George Griffins. The structure was built of granite and interiors of light woods. It had a seating capacity of 500 and cost $16,500. Funds were donated by Mrs. Baird and members of the church.
 
Erected by Spring Lake Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 8.805′ N, 74° 1.602′ W. Marker is in Spring Lake, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is at the intersection of East Lake Ave and Essex Ave on East Lake Ave. Click for map. Located on Spring Lake shore. Marker is in this post office area: Spring Lake NJ 07762, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 100th Anniversary of the Sea Girt Lighthouse (approx. 0.7 miles away); Sea Girt Lighthouse (approx. 0.7 miles away); World War II Monument (approx. 2.1 miles away); Korean - Vietnam - Persian Gulf Monument (approx. 2.1 miles away); Manasquan Fire Bell (approx. 2.1 miles away); Malta Shipwreck (approx. 2.3 miles away); Breslin War Memorial (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Spirit of the American Doughboy (approx. 2.5 miles away).
 
Regarding Presbyterian Church.
Monument and Church Bell image. Click for full size.
By R. C., September 9, 2007
2. Monument and Church Bell
The church was destroyed by fire on April 27, 1974.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Presbyterian Church Bell image. Click for full size.
By R. C., September 9, 2007
3. Presbyterian Church Bell
Church cornerstone laid August 25, 1882
Dedicated July 15, 1883
Destroyed by fire April 27, 1974
 
 
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