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Lanesborough in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
1. The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough Marker
Inscription.
This Tablet
On the Original Steps of Marble from Lanesborough Quarries
Marks the Site of
The First and Second Meeting Houses
of the
First Church of Christ in Lanesborough
Organized March 28, 1764.
“I have reared me a monument more lasting than bronze”

 
Location. 42° 31.136′ N, 73° 13.65′ W. Marker is in Lanesborough, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (U.S. 7) and Church Street, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lanesboro MA 01237, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jonathan Smith (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lanesborough Remembers (about 500 feet away); The Rockwell Road To Greylock (approx. 2.1 miles away); Welcome to Mount Greylock State Reservation (approx. 2.5 miles away); The First Inter-Collegiate Baseball Game (approx. 4.6 miles away); On This Spot (approx. 4.6 miles away); Berkshire County Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 5.1 miles away); Mr. and Mrs. John Chandler Williams (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lanesborough.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
2. The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough Marker
The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
3. The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough Marker
The stone building is the the former Registry of Deeds office, c. 1827.
The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 2, 2015
4. The First and Second Meeting Houses of Lanesborough Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 208 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 8, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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