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Ephrata in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mount Zion Buildings

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, July 12, 2019
1. Mount Zion Buildings Marker
Inscription.  Constructed by the Brotherhood between 1738 and 1745. Included both a dormitory and Saal. During the Revolutionary War some of the Mount Zion buildings served as a hospital for American soldiers.
 
Location. 40° 10.99′ N, 76° 11.35′ W. Marker is in Ephrata, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker can be reached from West Main Street (U.S. 322) south of Reading Road (Pennsylvania Route 272), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 632 West Main Street, Ephrata PA 17522, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Home of Conrad Beissel (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brothers' House Complex (about 600 feet away); The Kedar (about 600 feet away); Ephrata Cloister (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Ephrata Cloister (approx. 0.2 miles away); 249 West Main Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ephrata Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ephrata's Veterans' Plaza (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ephrata.
 
Categories. Churches & ReligionColonial EraScience & MedicineWar, US Revolutionary
 
Mount Zion Buildings Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 12, 2019
2. Mount Zion Buildings Marker
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By Devry Becker Jones, July 12, 2019
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 13, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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