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Royalton in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Church Site of First Christian Society of Royalton

 
 
Church Site of First Christian Society of Royalton Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 6, 2014
1. Church Site of First Christian Society of Royalton Marker
Inscription.  Pastor, Rev. Oliver Castle erected 1818; burned and rebuilt 1845; removed 1885 and lot added to cemetery. State Education Department 1938.
 
Erected 1938 by New York State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1818.
 
Location. 43° 12.26′ N, 78° 35.756′ W. Marker is in Royalton, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on Orangeport Road, 0.1 miles south of Slayton Settlement (County Route 7), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gasport NY 14067, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of First Christian Society of Royalton (within shouting distance of this marker); Gasport (approx. one mile away); 150th Anniversary (approx. one mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Academy 1850-70 (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mill District (approx. 1.6 miles away); Canal Bridge No. E-224
Southward View First Christian Society of Royalton Markers image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 6, 2014
2. Southward View First Christian Society of Royalton Markers
The closer is the "Church Site Of" marker. The farther marker is the "Site Of" marker.
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(approx. 2 miles away); Major J. Morrison (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Royalton.
 
More about this marker. There are two First Christian Society of Royalton markers. The other is the "Site Of.." marker.
 
Regarding Church Site of First Christian Society of Royalton. The cemetery is now the Orangeport Union Cemetery.
 
Northward View First Christian Society of Royalton Markers image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 6, 2014
3. Northward View First Christian Society of Royalton Markers
The "Church Site Of" marker is farther. The "Site Of" marker is by the large tree. Both are on the left.
Westward View Church Site of First Christian Society of Royalton Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 6, 2014
4. Westward View Church Site of First Christian Society of Royalton Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 16, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 16, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 28, 2022