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Pennsylvania Furnace in Centre County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Spruce Creek Church

 
 
Spruce Creek Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
1. Spruce Creek Church Marker
Inscription. Present church built in 1858 by a Presbyterian congregation organized in 1798. Their first house of worship, a log church built in 1805, was within old Graysville Cemetery, on the hilltop opposite.
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 41.46′ N, 78° 1.72′ W. Marker is in Pennsylvania Furnace, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is on Spruce Creek Rd. (PA 45). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pennsylvania Furnace PA 16865, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pennsylvania Furnace (approx. 1.7 miles away); Juniata Iron (approx. 9.3 miles away); Scotia (approx. 9.7 miles away); a different marker also named Juniata Iron (approx. 10 miles away); Frankstown Path (approx. 10 miles away); Hart's Log (approx. 10.4 miles away); McAlevy’s Fort (approx. 11 miles away); The Pennsylvania State University (approx. 11 miles away).
 
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Spruce Creek Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
2. Spruce Creek Church Marker
Spruce Creek Church-Front view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
3. Spruce Creek Church-Front view
Spruce Creek Church-sign at entrance to the parking lot image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
4. Spruce Creek Church-sign at entrance to the parking lot
Graysville Cemetery-wall at the top of the hill image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 9, 2015
5. Graysville Cemetery-wall at the top of the hill
Photo taken on the church's parking lot.
Spruce Creek Church Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, June 11, 2016
6. Spruce Creek Church Plaque
Upper Spruce Creek
Presbyterian Church
In the Current of God's Love
Individuals and families from the Spruce Creek Valley and beyond have been worshipping in this building since 1858.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 114 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   6. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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