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East Poultney in Rutland County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Site of Oldest Union Church in America

 
 
Site of Oldest Union Church in America Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Arsenault, November 2, 2012
1. Site of Oldest Union Church in America Marker
Inscription.  Founded eight years before religious liberty was made constitutional 1780
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
 
Location. 43° 31.64′ N, 73° 12.092′ W. Marker is in East Poultney, Vermont, in Rutland County. Marker is on Town Hill Road, on the left when traveling east. Located across the road from the East Poultney Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: East Poultney VT 05741, 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. Poultney Civil War Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Horace Greeley - George Jones (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jeffrey Brace (approx. ¼ mile away); Middletown Springs War Memorial (approx. 5.1 miles away); A. W. Gray & Sons (approx. 5.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away); Matthew Lyon (approx. 5.6 miles away); James Hope (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Poultney.
 
Wide view of Oldest Union Church in America Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Arsenault, November 2, 2012
2. Wide view of Oldest Union Church in America Marker
Closeup of Oldest Union Church in America Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Arsenault, November 2, 2012
3. Closeup of Oldest Union Church in America Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 2, 2012, by John Arsenault of Middletown Springs, Vermont. This page has been viewed 398 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 2, 2012, by John Arsenault of Middletown Springs, Vermont. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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