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Reformed Church at Providence / Site of Stone Church 1835-1874

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 2, 2009
1. Reformed Church at Providence Marker
Inscription.
Reformed Church at Providence
First Communication in John Herpel Barn Nov. 5, 1742
East Seventh Avenue
First Log Church Erected in Cemetery - 1747
The Rev. John Philip Boehm First Pastor

Site of Stone Church 1835-1874
Memorial Stone Erected by Heritage Fellowship
St. Luke's United Church of Christ - 1998
 
Erected 1998 by St. Luke's United Church of Christ.
 
Location. 40° 11.822′ N, 75° 28.298′ W. Marker is in Trappe, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street/Ridge Pike (Old U.S. 422) and Third Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 113), on the right when traveling west on Main Street/Ridge Pike. Touch for map. Marker is in cemetery, 125 feet west of the Dewees Tavern Museum of The Historical Society of Trappe. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 W. Main Street, Collegeville PA 19426, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Muhlenberg House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Keystone Grange #2 Old Lodge Hall (about 600 feet away); Frederick A. C. Muhlenberg (approx. 0.2 miles
Site of Stone Church 1835-1874 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 2, 2009
2. Site of Stone Church 1835-1874 Marker
away); Augustus Lutheran Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Perkiomen Bridge (approx. 1.6 miles away); Washington's Headquarters (approx. 3.9 miles away); Pennypacker's Mill and Mansion (approx. 3.9 miles away); Symbols of Steel Sculpture Garden (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trappe.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Colonial EraNotable Buildings
 
Reformed Church at Providence / Site of Stone Church 1835-1874 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 2, 2009
3. Reformed Church at Providence / Site of Stone Church 1835-1874 Marker
Looking east along Main Street toward intersection with Third Avenue (PA 113).
Reformed Church at Providence / Site of Stone Church 1835-1874 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 2, 2009
4. Reformed Church at Providence / Site of Stone Church 1835-1874 Marker
Dewees Tavern Museum at far right background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 736 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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