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Easton in Talbot County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Third Haven

Meeting House of the Society of Friends

 

— 1682 - 1684 —

 
Third Haven Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
1. Third Haven Marker
Inscription.  One of the oldest frame houses of worship in the United States. In continuous use since it was built.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionColonial EraNotable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Quakerism ⛪ series list.
 
Location. 38° 46.044′ N, 76° 4.544′ W. Marker is in Easton, Maryland, in Talbot County. Marker is on South Washington Street (Maryland Route 565) south of West Earle Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 405 South Washington Street, Easton MD 21601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Archaeology at the Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Easton's Fire Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Bullitt House (approx. half a mile away); Vietnam War (approx. half a mile away); To the Talbot Boys
Interior of Meeting House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
2. Interior of Meeting House
(approx. half a mile away); The Talbot Resolves (approx. half a mile away); Birthplace of Tench Francis, Jr. (approx. half a mile away); Talbot County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
Meeting House Sign image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
3. Meeting House Sign
Meeting House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
4. Meeting House
Meeting House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
5. Meeting House
Interior of Meeting House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
6. Interior of Meeting House
Third Haven Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
7. Third Haven Cemetery Marker
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By Beverly Pfingsten, November 3, 2007
8. Third Haven Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 6, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 4, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,219 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on November 4, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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