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Fishkill in Dutchess County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Zion Pilgrim M.E. Church

 
 
Site of Zion Pilgrim M.E. Church  Marker image. Click for full size.
November 16, 2015
1. Site of Zion Pilgrim M.E. Church Marker
Inscription.  Served Baxtertown community 1848-1930s. Evidence suggests station on Underground Railroad
 
Erected 2015 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 263.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RRChurches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
 
Location. 41° 32.841′ N, 73° 55.498′ W. Marker is in Fishkill, New York, in Dutchess County. Marker is on Baxtertown Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 303 Baxtertown Road, Fishkill NY 12524, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Washington’s Sword (approx. 1½ miles away); Enoch Crosby (approx. 1½ miles away); Dutch Church (approx. 1½ miles away); Trinity Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hendrick Kip (approx. 1.6 miles away); Carnwath Farms (approx. 2 miles away); Historic Carnwath Farms (approx. 2.1 miles away); First Academy (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fishkill.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. This page has been viewed 87 times since then and 4 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on April 29, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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