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Sharon in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Site of the 2nd House of Worship

 
 
Site of the 2nd House of Worship Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
1. Site of the 2nd House of Worship Marker
Inscription.
Site of the 2nd
House of Worship in Sharon
George Whitefield
Preached Here June 18, 1770
Text – "Marvel not that I said unto Thee,
Ye must be born again." John 3, 7
An Immense Congregation Assembled

 
Location. 41° 52.671′ N, 73° 28.609′ W. Marker is in Sharon, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Upper Main Street and West Main Street, on the left when traveling north on Upper Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 Upper Main Street, Sharon CT 06069, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sharon (within shouting distance of this marker); Sharon Clock Tower (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sharon Veterans Monument (about 700 feet away); Dedicated to the Men and Women of Sharon (about 700 feet away); Sharon Soldiers' Monument (approx. mile away); In Memory of Robert Scoville, M.A. (approx. 4.9 miles away); Francis L. Sheane Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away); Impressionism in Connecticut (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sharon.
 
Also see . . .  George Whitefield on Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 5, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Site of the 2nd House of Worship Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
2. Site of the 2nd House of Worship Marker

 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Site of the 2nd House of Worship Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
3. Site of the 2nd House of Worship Marker
In the background is the Hotchkiss Library, built in 1893
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 5, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 5, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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