Germantown Meetinghouse

Germantown Meetinghouse (HM7ZS)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19119 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 3.003', W 75° 11.056'

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Built here in 1770 - the first meetinghouse of the Church of the Brethren in the nation. Founded in Germany in 1708, the denomination was entirely transplanted to America by 1750 due to religious persecution. Many early Brethren leaders are buried in the cemetery.
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HM NumberHM7ZS
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Year Placed2008
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 11:07am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 484282 N 4433328
Decimal Degrees40.05005000, -75.18426667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 3.003', W 75° 11.056'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 3' 0.18" N, 75° 11' 3.36" W
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Area Code(s)215
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6619 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia PA 19119, US
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