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

Exeter Friends Meeting

 
 
Exeter Friends Meeting Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
1. Exeter Friends Meeting Marker
Inscription. Established 1725 as Oley; name changed to Exeter, 1742. Present stone meeting house built 1759 near site of two previous log structures. Buried here are members of the Boone, Ellis, Hughes, Lee, and Lincoln families. Meetings discontinued 1899; building reopened for worship in 1949.
 
Erected 1979 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 18.774′ N, 75° 47.066′ W. Marker is in Exeter, Pennsylvania, in Berks County. Marker is at the intersection of Meetinghouse Road and Boone Road on Meetinghouse Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Douglassville PA 19518, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel Boone Homestead (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hopewell Village (approx. 2.3 miles away); Daniel Boone (approx. 2.3 miles away); Fisher House (approx. 2.3 miles away); De Benneville House (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Daniel Boone (approx. 2.5 miles away); Baumstown World War Memorial (approx. 2.5 miles away); William Penn (approx. 2.7 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
Exeter Friends Meeting Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
2. Exeter Friends Meeting Marker
Exeter Friends Meeting-Cemetery Wall image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
3. Exeter Friends Meeting-Cemetery Wall
Exeter Friends Meeting Cemetery-no markers image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
4. Exeter Friends Meeting Cemetery-no markers
Exeter Friends Meeting House-Front view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
5. Exeter Friends Meeting House-Front view
Exeter Friends Meeting House-Right view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
6. Exeter Friends Meeting House-Right view
Exeter Friends Meeting House-Left view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2015
7. Exeter Friends Meeting House-Left view
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. 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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