Pangborn Memorial Campanile

Pangborn Memorial Campanile (HMBCL)

Location: Emmitsburg, MD 21727 Frederick County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 40.895', W 77° 21.37'

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National Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes

Ave Maria

This monument is dedicated to the glory of God and His Blessed Mother.

It is erected on the site of the "Old Church on the Hill," which was built in 1805 Father John Dubois, founder of Mount Saint Mary's College and Seminary here on Saint Mary's Mount.

Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton

worshiped, and it was here that her sister-in-law, Harriet Seton, was converted to the Catholic faith. Here the image of our Blessed Mother shines forth as a beacon of light, hope, courage and inspiration for those who pass this sacred spot. The bells in this tower ring out forever the praises of almighty God and his Blessed Mother.

Erected in humble and sincere gratitude for our many blessings.

His excellency, Thomas W. Pangborn,
LL. D., D. Sc., K. M. G. C. H. S., K. S. G.,
Papal Chamberlain of the Sword and Cape and Papal Count.

John C. Pangborn, Sr.,
LL. D., K. M.

Industrialists and Philanthropists
Hagerstown, Maryland

May 1, 1964
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
Year Placed1964
Placed ByThomas W. and John C. Pangborn
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 12:11pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 297936 N 4395070
Decimal Degrees39.68158333, -77.35616667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 40.895', W 77° 21.37'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 40' 53.70" N, 77° 21' 22.20" W
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Area Code(s)301, 240
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 16124 Grotto Rd, Emmitsburg MD 21727, US
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