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Salem in Salem County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Presbyterian Church of Salem

1856

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, July 26, 2020
1. First Presbyterian Church of Salem Marker
Inscription.  
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New Jersey Register of Historic Places 1974; National Register of Historic Places 1975; Significant for its Romanesque and Gothic ecclesiastical architecture, its steeple structural design and for being a work of architect John McArthur, Jr. of Philadelphia. Funding for historic preservation has been made possible in part by the Garden State Historic Preservation Trust Fund. Administrated by the New Jersey Historic Trust, State of New Jersey.

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This property is listed in the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
 
Location. 39° 34.399′ N, 75° 27.974′ W. Marker is in Salem, New Jersey, in Salem County. Marker is on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 88 Market Street (SR 45), Salem NJ 08079, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New Johnson Hall (a few steps from this marker); Salem County Historical Society Museum and Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Salem County Office Building

First Presbyterian Church of Salem Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 26, 2020
2. First Presbyterian Church of Salem Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Alexander Grant House (within shouting distance of this marker); 73 Market Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Fenwick Building (within shouting distance of this marker); 95 Market Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old County Jail (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
 
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By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
3. First Presbyterian Church of Salem
First Presbyterian Church of Salem image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
4. First Presbyterian Church of Salem
First Presbyterian Church of Salem Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 26, 2020
5. First Presbyterian Church of Salem Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 182 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 27, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   3, 4. submitted on September 12, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.   5. submitted on July 27, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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