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Second Baptist Church Underground Railroad Site

 
 
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By Michael Baker
1. Second Baptist Church Underground Railroad Site Marker
Inscription.  
Second Baptist Church
Underground Railroad Site
Fort Street Stations
1836-1854 1854-1857
Croghan (Monroe) Street Station
1857-1865

 
Erected 1990 by Second Baptist Hisitorical Committee.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RRChurches & Religion.
 
Location. 42° 20.093′ N, 83° 2.561′ W. Marker is in Detroit, Michigan, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Monroe Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Monroe Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 441 Monroe Avenue, Detroit MI 48226, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Second Baptist Church (a few steps from this marker); St. Mary's School (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Mary's Church (about 600 feet away); Detroit Cornice and Slate Building (about 600 feet away); St. Mary's Rectory (approx. 0.2 miles away); Henry the Hatter (approx.
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By Michael Baker
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0.2 miles away); Church of Annunciation (approx. 0.2 miles away); Germantown / The Harmonie Club (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Detroit.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 6, 2017. It was originally submitted on April 5, 2017, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 5, 2017, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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