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Schellsburg in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Log Church

 
 
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By F. Robby, May 9, 2008
1. Old Log Church Marker
Inscription. On land granted by John Schell for the purpose of erecting a union church, construction of this primitive log church building was begun in 1806 by the Reformed and Lutheran Congregations of this area.
 
Erected 1974 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 2.962′ N, 78° 39.322′ W. Marker is in Schellsburg, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is on Lincoln Highway (U.S. 30) 0.6 miles west of Market Street (Pennsylvania Route 96), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schellsburg PA 15559, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1806 Old Log Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Forbes Camp (approx. 0.4 miles away); Forbes Road (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shawnee Cabins (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor (approx. half a mile away); The Beginning of Agricultural Cooperative Extension Service (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bedford Co. Bridge #15 (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor (approx. 1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schellsburg.
 
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Old Log Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dave Kerr, September 23, 2012
2. Old Log Church Marker
for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Old Log Church (1806)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
Old Log Church image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, May 9, 2008
3. Old Log Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 14, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 11, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,553 times since then and 59 times this year. Last updated on August 3, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photos:   1. submitted on June 11, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.   2. submitted on September 23, 2012, by Dave Kerr of Carlisle, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on June 11, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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