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Manchester in Carroll County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

German Church

1760

 
 
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By F. Robby, December 28, 2004
1. German Church Marker
Inscription.  Near here was located a place of worship described as the "Evangelical Lutheran and, according to God's word, reformed, and on both sides, protestant congregations called the German Churche." Continuous worship for 200 years on this site marks it as one of oldest religious centers in Carroll County.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 40.017′ N, 76° 53.32′ W. Marker is in Manchester, Maryland, in Carroll County. Marker is on Hanover Pike (Maryland Route 30) 0.2 miles north of Manchester Road (Maryland Route 27), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manchester MD 21102, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Manchester (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Manchester (approx. 0.4 miles away); Miller-Warner Farm (approx. 2.8 miles away); Mason-Dixon Line (approx. 4 miles away in Pennsylvania); Spring Garden (approx.
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4.6 miles away); Hampstead District (approx. 4.6 miles away); Hoffman Paper Mills (approx. 6.1 miles away); Union Mills (approx. 6.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manchester.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,205 times since then and 22 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 11, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
 
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