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Cooperstown in Otsego County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Oldest Church

 
 
Oldest Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, September 24, 2016
1. Oldest Church Marker
Inscription.
Oldest Church
in Cooperstown
First Presbyterian
Organized June 16, 1800
Building erected 1805
Land gift of Judge Cooper

 
Erected 1950 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 41.913′ N, 74° 55.509′ W. Marker is in Cooperstown, New York, in Otsego County. Marker is at the intersection of Pioneer Street and Elm Street on Pioneer Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cooperstown NY 13326, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Doubleday Field (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Otsego Hall (about 700 feet away); Site of the First National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Croghan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clinton's Dam (approx. 0.3 miles away); Council Rock (approx. 0.3 miles away); General Clinton's Dam (approx. 0.3 miles away); Indian Grave (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cooperstown.
 
Also see . . .  First Presbyterian Church, Cooperstown, NY Facebook page. (Submitted on February 4, 2018, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
Oldest Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, September 24, 2016
2. Oldest Church Marker
Oldest Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, September 24, 2016
3. Oldest Church Marker
Oldest Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, September 24, 2016
4. Oldest Church Marker
The First Presbyterian Church of Cooperstown, NY image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 3, 2018
5. The First Presbyterian Church of Cooperstown, NY
Looking east across Pioneer Street toward the Oldest Church marker and the First Presbyterian Church of Cooperstown.
First Presbyterian Church, Cooperstown image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 3, 2018
6. First Presbyterian Church, Cooperstown
Looking east across Pioneer Street toward the First Presbyterian Church Sanctuary and Chapel.
First Presbyterian Church of Cooperstown image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 3, 2018
7. First Presbyterian Church of Cooperstown
A whimsical and quaint replica of the 1805 church edifice stands in the church yard as bird house.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 4, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. This page has been viewed 321 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 4, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York.   5, 6, 7. submitted on February 4, 2018, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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