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Near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lower Marsh Creek Church

 
 
Lower Marsh Creek Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 22, 2008
1. Lower Marsh Creek Church Marker
Inscription. Present building erected 1790 by a Presbyterian congregation dating from 1748. Later remodeled, its exterior preserves much of the old-style design.
 
Erected 1948 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 48.637′ N, 77° 19.266′ W. Marker is near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Fairfield Road (State Highway 116) and Knoxlyn Road, on the right when traveling west on Fairfield Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Christian Byers Farm (approx. 1.2 miles away); McLaws's and Pickett's Divisions (approx. 2.1 miles away); Francis Bream Black Horse Tavern (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Black Horse Tavern (approx. 2.1 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 2.1 miles away); Sachs Covered Bridge (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Sach's Covered Bridge (approx. 2.6 miles away); "...the most historic covered bridge in Pennyslvania..." (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. Lower Marsh Creek Church.
Lower Marsh Creek Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 22, 2008
2. Lower Marsh Creek Church Marker
A history of the church. (Submitted on August 27, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 

2. Church Cemetery. (Submitted on August 27, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Lower Marsh Creek Church image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 22, 2008
3. Lower Marsh Creek Church
As seen from the highway.
Lower Marsh Creek Church image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, June 22, 2008
4. Lower Marsh Creek Church
Note the Gettysburg hospital sign in front of the church.
Lower Marsh Creek Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Karl Stelly, March 9, 2009
5. Lower Marsh Creek Presbyterian Church
Marker on the wall of the original church building. image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 11, 2015
6. Marker on the wall of the original church building.
Manor of Maske marker on the original church building. image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, July 11, 2015
7. Manor of Maske marker on the original church building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,245 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 27, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   5. submitted on January 10, 2010, by Karl Stelly of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.   6, 7. submitted on July 15, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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