Scranton in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Saint John the Baptist Church Bell
the Baptist Church
Located on the corner of
S. Main Ave. and Luzerne St.
Built in 1885
Last Mass held on
October 17, 2004
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Historic Bells series list. A significant historical date for this entry is October 17, 2004.
Location. 41° 24.844′ N, 75° 41.02′ W. Marker is in Scranton, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is at the intersection of Jackson Street and Sumner Avenue, on the left when traveling west on Jackson Street. Marker and bell are in front of the St. Patrick's Parish Rectory. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1403 Jackson Street, Scranton PA 18504, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St Ann's Maronite Parish War Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rev. William Bishop (approx. ¼ mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Avondale Mine Disaster (approx. 0.4 miles away); Avondale Mine Disaster Victims Steamtown National Historic Site (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scranton.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 2, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 2, 2022, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 73 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 2, 2022, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.