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

Saint Luke's Episcopal Church

 
 
St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, December 25, 2011
1. St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription. First services held on a flat boat on the Ohio River around 1800. Saint Luke's, admitted into union with the Diocese of Pennsylvania in 1814, was visited by the first presiding bishop in 1825. Present structure built 1833.
 
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° 38.451′ N, 80° 29.948′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on Market Street just south of 2nd Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Georgetown PA 15043, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Georgetown (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Penna - Virginia Boundary (approx. 0.2 miles away); Smiths Ferry (approx. half a mile away); The Sandy and Beaver Canal (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Point of Beginning (approx. one mile away); Gateway To The Northwest
St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, December 25, 2011
2. St. Luke's Episcopal Church Marker
(approx. 1.1 miles away in Ohio); Beginning Point of the U. S. Public Land Survey (approx. 1.1 miles away in Ohio); Land Ordinance of 1785 / The Seven Ranges (approx. 1.1 miles away in Ohio). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on December 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 400 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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