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Moravian Cemetery

 
 
Moravian Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
1. Moravian Cemetery Marker
Inscription. Used as a burial place, 1742-1910. Site selected and consecrated by Count von Zinzendorf. Only flat gravestones were permitted. Here are the graves of persons of various nationalities and races.
 
Erected 1953 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 37.238′ N, 75° 22.762′ W. Marker is in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is on West Market Street 0.1 miles east of Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bethlehem PA 18018, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Horsfield House (within shouting distance of this marker); Pulaski's Banner (within shouting distance of this marker); Heckewelder House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Restoration of the Nain-Schober House (about 600 feet away); The Old Chapel (about 700 feet away); Sisters' House (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Old Chapel (about 700 feet away); Lafayette (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bethlehem.
 
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Wide view of the Moravian Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
2. Wide view of the Moravian Cemetery Marker
Looking across the Moravian Cemetery (1742) image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
3. Looking across the Moravian Cemetery (1742)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 14, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 668 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 14, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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