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Hebron in Wicomico County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

"Old Spring Hill"

St. Paul's Church

 
 
"Old Spring Hill" St. Paul's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, November 3, 2007
1. "Old Spring Hill" St. Paul's Church Marker
Inscription.  Established here between 1711 and 1725 as a chapel of ease for Green Hill Church (1694) located 8 miles sout on the Wicomico River. The present ediface was completed in 1773 to replace the original structure. Some of the original furnishings still in use.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial Era.
 
Location. 38° 25.798′ N, 75° 40.427′ W. Marker is in Hebron, Maryland, in Wicomico County. Marker is at the intersection of Ocean Gateway (U.S. 50) and Main Street (Maryland Route 347), on the right when traveling west on Ocean Gateway. Marker is about 150 feet east of intersection in front of the church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hebron MD 21830, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Four Immortal Chaplains (within shouting distance of this marker); Trans-Peninsular Line Midpoint Marker (approx. 2.3 miles away); Mason-Dixon Stone (approx.
St. Paul's Church image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, November 3, 2007
2. St. Paul's Church
4.8 miles away); Native Americans (approx. 4.8 miles away); Young's Purchase Home (approx. 4.9 miles away); Rockawalkin School (approx. 5.3 miles away); West Salisbury Little League 2007 Mid-Atlantic Champions (approx. 5˝ miles away); Highball Signal (approx. 5˝ miles away in Delaware).
 
Regarding "Old Spring Hill". Church building was destroyed by fire July 2014.
 
St. Paul's Church image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, November 3, 2007
3. St. Paul's Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 29, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,956 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2007, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
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Nov. 24, 2020