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First Sunday School In Perry County

 
 
First Sunday School In Perry County Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2018
1. First Sunday School In Perry County Marker
Inscription.

In
the Church at the Mouth of the Juniata
the forerunner of
the Duncannon Presbyterian Church
the
first Sunday School in Perry County
was organized in 1821
and has had practically a continual existence
since that time. Rev. James Brady was the first pastor
of this historic church from 1803 until his death in
1821, following which this Sunday School was organized

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Duncannon Presbyterian Church
Brick Restoration
through the vision of one and the efforts
of many, brick restoration was completed

August 26, 1994

Dedicated to the Glory of God


 
Erected 1939 by the Sunday Schools of Perry County through the Perry County Sunday School Association.
 
Location. 40° 23.434′ N, 77° 1.899′ W. Marker is in Duncannon, Pennsylvania, in Perry County. Marker is on High Street north of Cumberland Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on the wall at the entrance to Duncannon Presbyterian Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 North High Street, Duncannon PA 17020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
First Sunday School In Perry County Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2018
2. First Sunday School In Perry County Marker
On Duncannon Presbyterian Church
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Duncannon National Bank (a few steps from this marker); Duncannon Presbyterian Church Annex (a few steps from this marker); Duncannon Square (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clark's Ferry Bridge (about 600 feet away); The Railroad in Duncannon (about 600 feet away); Entering Duncannon (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Entering Duncannon (about 700 feet away); Duncannon (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Duncannon.
 
Categories. Churches & ReligionEducationMan-Made Features
 
Duncannon Presbyterian Church Three-Sided Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2018
3. Duncannon Presbyterian Church Three-Sided Cornerstone
Duncannon Presbyterian Church Three-Sided Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2018
4. Duncannon Presbyterian Church Three-Sided Cornerstone
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 9, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 9, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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