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Pythian Temple

 
 
Pythian Temple Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 8, 2016
1. Pythian Temple Marker
Inscription. This building was built and occupied by Forest Oak Lodge #123, Knights of Pythias, Domain of Maryland, from October 2 1911 until November 11, 1970. The building was designed by Architect H. S. Kinsley, and was built by Hezekiah Day, General Contractor who was a charter member of the lodge. The cornerstone was laid on May 16 1911.
Gaithersburg

 
Location. 39° 8.558′ N, 77° 11.603′ W. Marker is in Gaithersburg, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker is on North Summit Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12 North Summit Avenue, Gaithersburg MD 20877, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John A. Belt Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Station (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Early Years (about 400 feet away); Building The Future (about 400 feet away); The Schwartz House / Gaithersburg City Hall / Schwartz Peony Garden (about 400 feet away); The Business of Agriculture: (about 400 feet away); Supplying an Agricultural Community (about 400 feet away); The Gaithersburg School (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gaithersburg.
 
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Pythian Temple Marker & Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 8, 2016
2. Pythian Temple Marker & Cornerstone
Pythian Temple image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 8, 2016
3. Pythian Temple
Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, November 8, 2016
4. Cornerstone

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Temple
1911
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 302 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 10, 2016, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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