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Bridgewater in Beaver County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Saint John A.M.E. Church

 
 
St. John AME Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 7, 2011
1. St. John AME Church Marker
Inscription. The church was founded in 1830 by former slaves and was first black organization in Beaver County Built on Mulberry Street in 1880. Destroyed by fire in 1900 and rebuilt in 1902. It was damaged severely by the 1936 flood. The present church was built 1990.
 
Erected by Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Beaver County (PA) Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 40° 42.12′ N, 80° 17.768′ W. Marker is in Bridgewater, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is at the intersection of Mulberry Street and Fulton Street on Mulberry Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 715 Mulberry Street, Beaver, PA 15009, Beaver PA 15009, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Built Here In Old Sharon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joseph H. Bausman D.D. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Beaver County Fair Grounds (approx. 0.4 miles away); King Beaver's Town (approx. 0.4 miles away); Make Way for the Railroad (approx.
St. John AME Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 7, 2011
2. St. John AME Church Marker
0.4 miles away); Logans Town (approx. half a mile away); Second Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away); Water Lot (approx. half a mile away).
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on October 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 459 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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