Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

North East in Cecil County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

St. Mary Anne’s Church

North Elk Parish – 1706

 
 
St. Mary Anne's Church North Elk Parish - 1706 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 14, 2007
1. St. Mary Anne's Church North Elk Parish - 1706 Marker
Inscription.  The building, erected 1742, is one of the oldest in Cecil County. The cornerstone bears the initials of the Rector and Vestrymen at that time. Communion vessels, a bible and a book of common prayer presented 1718 by Queen Anne of England still are used for special services.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial Era.
 
Location. 39° 35.77′ N, 75° 56.511′ W. Marker is in North East, Maryland, in Cecil County. Marker is on Main Street (Maryland Route 272) south of E. Church Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North East MD 21901, 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. In recognition (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cecil County Memorial Post (approx. ¼ mile away); William Marston Hogue, PhD (approx. 0.4 miles away); North East (approx. 0.4 miles away); The North East Nazarene Camp (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different
St. Mary Anne's Church image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 14, 2007
2. St. Mary Anne's Church
marker also named The North East Nazarene Camp (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named The North East Nazarene Camp (approx. 1.4 miles away); Lt. Col. Nathaniel Ramsay (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North East.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 14, 2007, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,274 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on December 15, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 14, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement
Mar. 2, 2021