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

Second Baptist Church

 
 
Second Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, December 4, 2011
1. Second Baptist Church Marker
Inscription. Black residents of Rochester, some former Virginia slaves employed at Park Brick Works, organized the church in 1894 on Jefferson Street. The present church foundation was built in 1904 with bricks prepared by church men, women and children.
 
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° 42.315′ N, 80° 17.228′ W. Marker is in Rochester, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is at the intersection of Irvin Avenue and Clay Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Irvin Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester PA 15074, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joseph H. Bausman D.D. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major General Joseph H. Pendleton (approx. mile away); H.C. Fry Glass Company (approx. mile away); Rochester Lodge Number 229 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Built Here In Old Sharon (approx. 0.4 miles away); Make Way for the Railroad
Second Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, December 4, 2011
2. Second Baptist Church Marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Logans Town (approx. half a mile away); Always A River 1991 (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
 
Also see . . .
1. Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation. (Submitted on December 4, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Second Baptist Church. (Submitted on December 5, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. African AmericansChurches, Etc.
 
Second Baptist Church Identification Stone image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, December 4, 2011
3. Second Baptist Church Identification Stone
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 362 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 4, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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