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Saint Stephen's Church Coventry Parish

 
 
Saint Stephen's Church Coventry Parish Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 5, 2013
1. Saint Stephen's Church Coventry Parish Marker
Inscription.
Established by the Maryland
General Assembly, June, 1751, near
Cottingham's Ferry, Worcester County.
On the same site, a new church,
consecrated by the Right Reverend
William R. Whittingham, Bishop of
Maryland, December, 1849, was
subsequently moved to Upper Fairmont
and used until 1934.

 
Erected by Maryland Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 6.343′ N, 75° 47.597′ W. Marker is in Upper Fairmount, Maryland, in Somerset County. Marker is on Fairmount Road (Maryland Route 361), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located about 900 feet west of Upper Hill Road. Marker is in this post office area: Upper Fairmount MD 21867, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gen. Arnold Elzey C.S.A. (approx. 4.6 miles away); First Site of Washington Academy (approx. 4.8 miles away); "Bloomsbury" (approx. 5.6 miles away); Ye Old St. Peters Methodist Church-Founded 1782 (approx. 6.3 miles away); Searching for Water (approx. 7.2 miles away); Rehoboth Presbyterian Church
Saint Stephen's Church Coventry Parish Marker (Left) seen along Fairmount Road image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, October 5, 2013
2. Saint Stephen's Church Coventry Parish Marker (Left) seen along Fairmount Road
(approx. 8 miles away); Cultural Treasures (approx. 8 miles away); Princess Anne Treasures (approx. 8 miles away).
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 17, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 18, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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