First Reformed Church

First Reformed Church (HM2421)

Location: Reading, PA 19601 Berks County
Buy Pennsylvania State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 40° 20.225', W 75° 55.506'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 76 views
Inscription

Founded in 1753


The heirs of Wm. Penn
donated and deeded the lots to
Conrad Weiser and Isaac Levan,
————Trustees.————
The first church was built of logs.
Rev. Wm. Stoy, 1755, was the first pastor
Gov. Joseph Hiester, Cols. George Nagel,
Nicholas Lotz, Henry Haller and Capts.
Peter Nagel and Jacob Bower
Officers under Gen. George Washington,
were members of this church.
This is the Mother
of all Reformed Churches
in Reading.
Details
HM NumberHM2421
Tags
Placed ByFirst Reformed Church
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 at 4:02pm PST -08:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 421422 N 4465581
Decimal Degrees40.33708333, -75.92510000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 20.225', W 75° 55.506'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 20' 13.5" N, 75° 55' 30.36" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)610, 484
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 621 Washington St, Reading PA 19601, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. This marker needs at least one picture.
  10. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  11. Is the marker in the median?