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St. Mark's Church

 
 
St. Mark's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, April 10, 2018
1. St. Mark's Church Marker
Inscription. [National Register Plaque:]
St. Mark's Church
Congregation established, 1867
Church construction begun, 1888

Listed in the
National Register of Historic Places by the
United States Department of the Interior
in 1973 under the provisions of the
Historic Properties Preservation Act of 1966


[Cornerstone below plaque:]
Saint Mark's
☩Church☩
AD1888


[Another plaque on the church:]
St. Marks Church was set aside
as the Pro-Cathedral of the
Diocese of Washington by the
Right Reverend
Henry Yates Satterlee
First Bishop of Washington
October 1896 and continued as such
until October 1902

This tablet the gift of
Morris E. Marlow
was placed here 1952

 
Location. 38° 53.312′ N, 77° 0.112′ W. Marker is in Capitol Hill, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on A Street SE east of 3rd Street SE, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 A Street SE, Washington DC 20003, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Capitol in Flames (about 400
St. Mark's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, April 10, 2018
2. St. Mark's Church Marker
feet away, measured in a direct line); Destroying the Library (about 400 feet away); Capitol Hill Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away); Florida House (about 700 feet away); Frederick Douglass (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Gardens Over the Top (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Legion Post 8 (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Capitol Hill.
 
Also see . . .  St. Mark's Episcopal Church History. (Submitted on April 12, 2018, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
St. Mark's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, April 10, 2018
3. St. Mark's Church Marker
St. Mark's Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, April 10, 2018
4. St. Mark's Episcopal Church
St. Mark's Episcopal Church Sign image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, April 10, 2018
5. St. Mark's Episcopal Church Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 10, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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