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Bernville in Berks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Christ Little Tulpehocken Church

 
 
Christ Little Tulpehocken Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
1. Christ Little Tulpehocken Church Marker
Inscription. Organized 1729, this is one of the early Lutheran churches founded by Rev. John Caspar Stoever, Jr., who started the parish records in 1730. A log church, erected before 1749, was replaced by the present stone building in 1809. Since 1853, Lutheran and Reformed services have been held here.
 
Erected 1963 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 25.328′ N, 76° 7.931′ W. Marker is in Bernville, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is at the intersection of Christmas Village Road (SR4010) and Groff Road on Christmas Village Road (SR4010). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bernville PA 19506, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Charming Forge (approx. 4.6 miles away); Tulpehocken Path (approx. 4.8 miles away); Home and Grave of Conrad Weiser (approx. 4.8 miles away); Conrad Weiser (approx. 4.8 miles away); Home of Conrad Weiser, 1729-1760 (approx. 4.9 miles away); Is this Weiser's House? (approx. 4.9 miles away); Robesonia Furnace (approx. 5 miles away); Marion Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 6 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
Christ Little Tulpehocken Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
2. Christ Little Tulpehocken Church Marker
Note the church is in the background.
Christ Little Tulpehocken Church-Sign at the entrance image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
3. Christ Little Tulpehocken Church-Sign at the entrance
Christ Little Tulpehocken Church-front view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
4. Christ Little Tulpehocken Church-front view
Christ Little Tulpehocken Church-side view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
5. Christ Little Tulpehocken Church-side view
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 222 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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