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Near West Chester in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Goshen Baptist Church

Meeting House

 
 
Goshen Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, December 13, 2011
1. Goshen Baptist Church Marker
Inscription.
Former Site of
Goshen Baptist Church
Meeting House


Erected 1809 – Chartered 1827
Relocated 1970

 
Erected 1970.
 
Location. 39° 58.182′ N, 75° 33.784′ W. Marker is near West Chester, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is at the intersection of West Chester Pike and East Strasburg Road, on the left when traveling east on West Chester Pike. Touch for map. This marker is at the end of a grass triangle in a garden planted to house the marker. Marker is in this post office area: West Chester PA 19380, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Goshenville Blacksmith and Wheelwright Shops (approx. 1.9 miles away); Milltown/Hickman Plank House (approx. 1.9 miles away); Goshenville (approx. 1.9 miles away); Star of the West, Tent No. Six (approx. 1.9 miles away); Camp Elder Civil War Paroled P.O.W. Camp (approx. 1.9 miles away); Garden of Honor (approx. 2 miles away); Bayard Rustin (approx. 2 miles away); West Chester (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Chester.
 
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Goshen Baptist Church marker & Garden image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, December 13, 2011
2. Goshen Baptist Church marker & Garden
Goshen Baptist Church c. 1950 image. Click for full size.
By Postcard
3. Goshen Baptist Church c. 1950
Goshen Baptist Church image. Click for full size.
Keith Smith by Public Domain
4. Goshen Baptist Church
The last Trolley down these tracks was in 1957 ~ the tracks were removed shortly there after to expand the roadway for the first time. This is now a four lane road today. This dirt road image is most likely from the 1920's or 1930's
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 13, 2011, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 381 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 13, 2011, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on November 9, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on August 27, 2015, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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