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Georgetown in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Saint Luke's Episcopal Church

 
 
St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, December 25, 2011
1. St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription.  
First services held on a flat boat on the Ohio River around 1800. Saint Luke's, admitted into union with the Diocese of Pennsylvania in 1814, was visited by the first presiding bishop in 1825. Present structure built 1833.
 
Erected by Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania - Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1800.
 
Location. 40° 38.451′ N, 80° 29.948′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on Market Street just south of 2nd Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown PA 15043, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Georgetown Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Down The Ohio (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Georgetown (about 500 feet away); The Penna - Virginia Boundary
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Smiths Ferry (approx. half a mile away); The Sandy and Beaver Canal (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Point of Beginning (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Down The Ohio (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation. Foundation website homepage (Submitted on December 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, December 25, 2011
2. St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 28, 2022. It was originally submitted on December 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 585 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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