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New Berlin in Union County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Evangelical Church

 
 
Evangelical Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 15, 2015
1. Evangelical Church Marker
Inscription. The first church built by "Albright's People," later the Evangelical Association, was erected in New Berlin in 1816. It was the first Evangelical Church in the United States. The site is marked by a monument.
 
Location. 40° 52.683′ N, 76° 59.614′ W. Marker is in New Berlin, Pennsylvania, in Union County. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Route 304 and W. Front Street on State Route 304. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Berlin PA 17855, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Albright's People" (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Church of the Evangelical Association (approx. half a mile away); First Printing House of the Evangelical Association (approx. half a mile away); United Methodist Sites in New Berlin (approx. half a mile away); First Church Building and Printing House of the Evangelical Association (approx. half a mile away); John Jacob LeRoy (approx. 2.6 miles away); Leroy Massacre (approx. 3.2 miles away); Fought's Mill (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New Berlin.
 
Also see . . .  Evangelical Church History - The United Methodist Church Archives & History. (Submitted on June 16, 2015, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Evangelical Church Monument image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 15, 2015
2. Evangelical Church Monument
Located on Water Street in New Berlin.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 153 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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