Edmundson-Fox Memorial

Edmundson-Fox Memorial (HM26A)

Location: Hertford, NC 27944 Perquimans County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 11.208', W 76° 28.019'

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Near this spot William Edmundson, an English Friend, held in May 1672, the first religious service on record in Carolina.

Six months later, George Fox, Founder of the Religious Society of Friends also visited this section and held meetings among the colonists. Here were the beginnings of the religious life of a great state.
HM NumberHM26A
Year Placed1929
Placed ByNorth Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends
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Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 1:37am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 368092 N 4005664
Decimal Degrees36.18680000, -76.46698333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 11.208', W 76° 28.019'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 11' 12.48" N, 76° 28' 1.14" W
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Area Code(s)252
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 214 S Church St, Hertford NC 27944, US
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