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Dover in Dearborn County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

St. John The Baptist Church

 
 
St. John The Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 18, 2015
1. St. John The Baptist Church Marker
Inscription. Second Oldest Roman Catholic Church in Indiana. Established 1824. Original log meeting house replaced by frame church in 1842. First brick edifice erected 1847. Present church dedicated October 19, 1879.
 
Erected 1976 by Dearborn County Bicentennial Committee.
 
Location. 39° 14.67′ N, 84° 56.88′ W. Marker is in Dover, Indiana, in Dearborn County. Marker is on State Road 1 just south of Sawmill Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Guilford IN 47022, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dover (approx. mile away); General John Morgan (approx. mile away); a different marker also named General John Morgan (approx. 2.7 miles away); Raider's Steal the Priest's Horses (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named General John Morgan (approx. 2.9 miles away); East Fork Stone Chapel (approx. 4.5 miles away); Saint John Lutheran Church (approx. 5.4 miles away); Guilford Covered Bridge (approx. 5.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Dover.
 
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St. John The Baptist Church, Dover, IN. image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 18, 2015
2. St. John The Baptist Church, Dover, IN.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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