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Near Latrobe in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Right Reverend Boniface Wimmer, O.S. B.

 
 
Right Reverend Boniface Wimmer, O.S. B. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 4, 2015
1. Right Reverend Boniface Wimmer, O.S. B. Marker
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Right Reverend Boniface Wimmer, O.S.B.
Founder of the Benedictine Order in the United States,
Archabbot of St. Vincent,
First President of the American Cassinese Congregation,
Born at Thalmassing, Bavaria, January 14, 1809,
Died at St. Vincent, December 8, 1887
I.O.G.D

 
Location. 40° 17.557′ N, 79° 24.006′ W. Marker is near Latrobe, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County. Marker can be reached from Monastery Road. Touch for map. Located at Saint Vincent Basilica, on the campus of Saint Vincent's College. Marker is in this post office area: Latrobe PA 15650, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Sportsman's Hall Log Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Vincent (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Twelve Mile Camp (approx. 0.7 miles away); St. Xavier's (approx. 1.1 miles away); William Findley (approx. 1.7 miles away); Fred McFeely Rogers (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Banana Split (approx. 1.8 miles away); Johnston House (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Latrobe.
 
Also see . . .
1. Rev Boniface Sebastian Wimmer at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on January 4, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Saint Vincent College
Right Reverend Boniface Wimmer, O.S. B. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 4, 2015
2. Right Reverend Boniface Wimmer, O.S. B. Marker
Marker is on the base of the statue
. (Submitted on January 4, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Right Reverend Boniface Wimmer, O.S. B. statue image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 4, 2015
3. Right Reverend Boniface Wimmer, O.S. B. statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 4, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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