Royal Poinciana Chapel Historical

Royal Poinciana Chapel Historical (HM1TN9)

Location: Palm Beach, FL 33480 Palm Beach County
Country: United States of America

N 26° 42.782', W 80° 2.522'

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This Interdenominational Chapel was the earliest church organization in Dade County (of which Palm Beach County was a part). The chapel was founded in 1884 under the auspices of the Home Missionary Society of the Congregational Church by Rev. A.B. Dilley. The first school house in the county was built also to accommodate the Sabbath worshippers. The present church building, erected on a site donated by Henry M. Flagler and later enlarged, opened in December 1895. Dr. S.M. Lindsay, the minister, calls the chapel "One of God's service stations on the highway of life."
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HM NumberHM1TN9
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Year Placed1975
Placed BySeminole Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at 9:04am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 595287 N 2955009
Decimal Degrees26.71303333, -80.04203333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 26° 42.782', W 80° 2.522'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds26° 42' 46.92" N, 80° 2' 31.32" W
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Area Code(s)561
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 60 Cocoanut Row, Palm Beach FL 33480, US
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