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Old Orchard Beach in York County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Salvation Army Camp Meeting Grounds

 
 
Salvation Army Camp Meeting Grounds Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
1. Salvation Army Camp Meeting Grounds Marker
Inscription.  
In memory
of
Rev. Israel Luce
Rev. Daniel B. Randall
Rev. Charles Munger
who selected
this spot
for a camp ground
in 1873

 
Erected by The Salvation Army.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1873.
 
Location. 43° 30.761′ N, 70° 23.048′ W. Marker is in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, in York County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Fountain Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Washington Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Old Orchard Beach ME 04064, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War II Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Father Bob" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Korean and Vietnam Wars Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Orchard World War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Runway to Glory" (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Spirit of St. Louis" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Josephine Goss Home / Harmon Museum / Maison Josephine Goss / Musée Harmon
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(approx. half a mile away); Staples Inn (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Old Orchard Beach.
 
Also see . . .  Old Orchard Beach Camp Meetings on Facebook. (Submitted on December 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Salvation Army Camp Meeting Grounds Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
2. Salvation Army Camp Meeting Grounds Marker
Salvation Army Camp Meeting Grounds and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
3. Salvation Army Camp Meeting Grounds and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 611 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 8, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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