“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Springfield in Hampden County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)

The First Meeting House

The First Meeting House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marc Belanger, June 18, 2010
1. The First Meeting House Marker
Inscription.  Just East of Here Stood The First Meeting House Built in 1645 Past This Point Ran Meeting House Lane, Which Led to the First Training Field And Burying Ground on the Bank of The Greate River

This Table Placed by MERCY WARREN CHAPTER, D.A.R. 1936
Erected by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 42° 6.071′ N, 72° 35.3′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Marker is on Elm Street. Located on a rock in the edge of a small park near city hall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield MA 01103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mass Mutual Building (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Building (about 400 feet away); 95 State Street (about 400 feet away); Union House / Chandler Hotel / Edisonia Theater (about 700 feet away); YWCA (approx. 0.2 miles away);

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State Armory (approx. 0.2 miles away); French Congregational Church (approx. mile away); First Spiritualist Church (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
Categories. Churches & ReligionColonial Era

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2017, by Marc Belanger of Taunton, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 3 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on September 9, 2017, by Marc Belanger of Taunton, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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