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Maitland in Orange County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

First Presbyterian Church

Maitland

 
 
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By Julie Szabo, April 2, 2008
1. First Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription.  This congregation was organized in 1882 by ten Presbyterian settlers under the direction of the Rev. W.G.F. Wallace when Maitland was a pioneer hamlet. The church building was constructed in 1883, and it is one of the oldest churches still in use in this area. The church is a typical example of the pioneer ecclesiastical architecture of its period.
 
Erected 1961 by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. (Marker Number F-49.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1882.
 
Location. 28° 37.788′ N, 81° 21.824′ W. Marker is in Maitland, Florida, in Orange County. Marker is on N. Orlando Avenue (U.S. 17 & 92) 0.2 miles north of E George Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 341 North Orlando Avenue, Maitland FL 32751, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lake Lily Drive (approx. half a mile away); Railroading in Maitland (approx. 0.6 miles away); Black Bear Trail (approx.
First Presbyterian Church and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Julie Szabo, April 2, 2008
2. First Presbyterian Church and Marker
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0.6 miles away); William H. Waterhouse Residence (approx. 0.6 miles away); Carpentry Shop Museum (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Maitland / Maitland / Lake Maitland (approx. 0.6 miles away); Church of the Good Shepherd (approx. 0.8 miles away); Moseley House (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maitland.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,481 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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