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First Baptist Church, Baltimore

 
 
First Baptist Church Baltimore Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, September 16, 2007
1. First Baptist Church Baltimore Marker
Inscription. On this site purchased in 1773, the first permanent meeting house, a dwelling for the pastor and a school house were erected and a cemetery established for the First Baptist Church of Baltimore Town. The present and fourth building of the church is located at 4200 Liberty Heights Avenue.

This marker dedicated in 1968 by the Historical Committee of the Baptist Convention of Maryland. First Baptist Church was one of the six churches that organized this convention in 1836.
 
Location. 39° 17.447′ N, 76° 36.332′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Fayette Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is mounted on the wall of the Phoenix Shot Tower. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21233, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Phoenix Shot Tower (here, next to this marker); 9 North Front Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Baltimore Police Department (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Vincent de Paul Church (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named St. Vincent de Paul Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Cast-Iron Fašade (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Baltimore's Great Fire (about 700 feet away); Fish Market (about 700 feet away); Cistern (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1017 - 1021 East Baltimore Street (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Colonial EraNotable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,811 times since then and 42 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on September 19, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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