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The Cornerstone of the Original Christ Church

 
 
The Cornerstone of the Original Christ Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 27, 2018
1. The Cornerstone of the Original Christ Church Marker
Inscription.  This, the cornerstone of the original Christ Church, was placed here on May 5, 1968 during services commemorating the one hundred fiftieth anniversary of the parish.
 
Erected by Christ Church, Georgetown.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
 
Location. 38° 54.499′ N, 77° 3.693′ W. Marker is in Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia. Marker can be reached from O Street Northwest west of 31st Street Northwest, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3116 O Street Northwest, Washington DC 20007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Georgetown "Cathedral" (a few steps from this marker); Volunteerism and Valor (within shouting distance of this marker); Dumbarton United Methodist Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Emma V. Brown Residence (about 400 feet away); The Presbyterian Congregation in George Town (about 400 feet away); Tayloe / Snyder House
The Cornerstone of the Original Christ Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 27, 2018
2. The Cornerstone of the Original Christ Church Marker
(about 500 feet away); Historic Preservation in Georgetown (about 600 feet away); A Drugstore Like No Other (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Cornerstone, immediately below the plaque image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 27, 2018
3. Cornerstone, immediately below the plaque
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 27, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 78 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 27, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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