Monroe in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Built in 1840, land donated by the Sweezy’s, enlarged in 1875. Earlier services conducted by circuit riders at Knights Mill & Forshee Hill.
Erected 1990 by Monroe Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1840.
Location. 41° 19.544′ N, 74° 11.125′ W. Marker is in Monroe, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Maple Avenue, 0.1 miles east of Stage Rd, on the left. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 47 Maple Avenue, Monroe NY 10950, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Monroe Race Track (within shouting distance of this marker); McGarrah’s Inn (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monroe Cheese Co. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Village of Monroe (approx. ¼ mile away); American Heroes (approx. 0.3 miles away); Landmark of Monroe (approx. 0.3 miles away); Crane Park (approx. half a mile away); Monroe School (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monroe.
Also see . . . Monroe United Methodist Church(Submitted on December 12, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 11, 2011, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 417 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 11, 2011, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.