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

Site of School House and Burial Ground

 
 
Site of School House and Burial Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 16, 2008
1. Site of School House and Burial Ground Marker
Inscription.
German Society of Franklin Twp
Lutheran Calvinist Reformed
and
Mennonite Congregation
1795-1908

 
Location. 39° 52.55′ N, 77° 20.379′ W. Marker is near Cashtown, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Route 30 (U.S. 30) and Flohrs Church Road, on the right when traveling west on Old Route 30. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cashtown PA 17310, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roads West (approx. 1.2 miles away); Imboden's Brigade (approx. 1.3 miles away); Cashtown Inn (approx. 1.3 miles away); Gettysburg Campaign (approx. 1.3 miles away); Manor of Maske (approx. 1.6 miles away); Robertson's Brigade (approx. 2.4 miles away); Twenty Sixth Pennsylvania Emergency Infantry (approx. 3.3 miles away); Hugh Culbertson Farm (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cashtown.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.
 
Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 16, 2008
2. Cemetery
Site of School House and Burial Ground image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 16, 2008
3. Site of School House and Burial Ground
Site of School House and Burial Ground image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 16, 2008
4. Site of School House and Burial Ground
The site is also marked with a Lincoln Highway trail blaze, and may receive additional interpretation at a later date.
Flohr's Lutheran Church image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, August 16, 2008
5. Flohr's Lutheran Church
The more modern Flohr's Lutheran Church stands across the road from the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,956 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 23, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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