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

New Salem Presbyterian Church

 
 
New Salem Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, December 25, 2011
1. New Salem Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. October 25, 1796, Reverends John McMillan & Thomas Marquis dispensed northwest of Ohio River to found church. 1797 services first held in tent then in log church nearby. Erected in 1850, the present building is their first church.
 
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° 43.323′ N, 80° 28.914′ W. Marker is near Ohioville, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on Salem Church Road (Pennsylvania Route 168) 0.1 miles south of Lisbon Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 348 Salem Church Rd, Midland, PA 15059, Midland PA 15059, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. South Beaver Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Elder's Mills (approx. 4.6 miles away); Foulks-Martin-Watts Mill and Bridge (approx. 4.8 miles away); George Foulks Home (approx. 5 miles away); Smiths Ferry
New Salem Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, December 25, 2011
2. New Salem Presbyterian Church Marker
(approx. 5.3 miles away); The White Cemetery (approx. 5.3 miles away); Cannelton (approx. 5.3 miles away); First Paper Mill / Little Beaver Creek Bridge (approx. 5.4 miles away in Ohio).
 
Also see . . .  Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation. (Submitted on December 25, 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 December 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 344 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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