(St. John's Parish)Established 1748 at nearby Tuckahoe Bridge in Queen Anne's County. Congregation built church here in 1768, but it fell into decline as influence of Methodism grew on Eastern Shore. Under guidance of Rev. Robert William Goldsborough, present Gothic revival structure was begun 1853, patterned after design of Richard Upjohn. Despite destructive windstorm, church was completed, consecrated in 1858.
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|Placed By||Society of Colonial Wars and Maryland Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 12:21pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 418324 N 4307858|
|Decimal Degrees||38.91583333, -75.94210000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 54.95', W 75° 56.526'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 54' 57.00" N, 75° 56' 31.56" W|
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|Area Code(s)||410, 443|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 22017 Church St, Denton MD 21629, US|
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