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Mount Pleasant Park in Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Taylorís Chapel

 
 
Taylor's Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, September 20, 2007
1. Taylor's Chapel Marker
Inscription.  The Taylor family, whose land holdings in area by end of 17th century were extensive, constructed of logs on this site c. 1770 a Quaker Meeting House, later used for Methodist services. It was razed when present stone chapel was built in 1853. Through the years many denominations have worshipped here. Graveyard stones date from 18th century. Earliest part of nearby Taylor homestead built c. 1764.
 
Erected 1976 by Loch Raven Improvement Association and Board of Trustees of Taylorís Chapel, St. Johnís of Hamilton United Methodist Church.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Quakerism series list.
 
Location. 39° 21.779′ N, 76° 34.628′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant Park in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker can be reached from Hillen Road. Marker and chapel is on grounds of Mt. Pleasant Golf Course. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21239, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow
Taylor's Chapel Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, September 20, 2007
2. Taylor's Chapel Cemetery
flies. Morgan State University (approx. 0.7 miles away); April D. Ryan (approx. one mile away); Rochelle Stevens (approx. one mile away); William C. (Bill) Rhoden (approx. one mile away); Tivoli (approx. 1.1 miles away); Holmes Hall (approx. 1.2 miles away); Frederick Douglass (approx. 1.2 miles away); Carnegie Hall (approx. 1.2 miles away).
 
Taylor's Chapel built 1853. image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, September 20, 2007
3. Taylor's Chapel built 1853.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,953 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on March 3, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 20, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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