Portsmouth Friends Meeting House - Portsmouth, RI
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff
N 41° 35.489 W 071° 15.253
19T E 312115 N 4606874
Quick Description: An historic Friends Meeting House, it is now an Evangelical Friends Meeting House
Location: Rhode Island, United States
Date Posted: 1/12/2015 5:03:44 AM
Waymark Code: WMN7FD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member LowellHouseGuy
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Long Description:
From wikipedia "The building was used as a Quaker house of worship and school. During the American Revolutionary War, British troops occupied the building. In 1784 the Moses Brown School was founded at the church. The meeting house was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973. Currently, services are held weekly on Sundays at 10:30 am. and 7:00 p.m.."

There is also a cemetery in back.


(401) 683-1109
Web Address: [Web Link]

Physical Address:
2232 E. Main Road
Portsmouth, RI USA
02871


Year Built: 1699-1700

Still in Use?: yes

Hours of Worship: Not Listed

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