Belleville in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
St. Peter's Church
Erected 1976 by Belleville Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical date for this entry is December 2, 1838.
Location. 40° 47.098′ N, 74° 9.413′ W. Marker is in Belleville, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is on William Street east of Bridge Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 155 William Street, Belleville NJ 07109, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Victory (approx. ¼ mile away); 150th Anniversary of Belleville (approx. ¼ mile away); Christopher Columbus (approx. ¼ mile away); Belleville First Fire House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Christ Church Episcopal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Josiah Hornblower (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Battle of Second River (approx. 0.4 miles away); Belleville Reformed Church Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belleville.
Regarding St. Peter's Church. The cornerstone of the current church was laid in 1913. A history of the church, including a picture of the original church, can be found on the church's website
Also see . . . St. Peter's Church Website. (Submitted on August 1, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 652 times since then and 202 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on February 3, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 29, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.