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Home of Conrad Beissel (HMEU1)

Location: Ephrata, PA 17522 Lancaster County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 10.998', W 76° 11.225'

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1691 - 1768

— A Landmark of American Music —

Founder and superintendent of the
Ephrata Cloister. Conrad Beissel was one
of America's earliest composers of hymns
and anthems, organizer and teacher of
the cloister singing school and publisher
of America's first book of original
compositions, Turtel-Taube, 1747.
HM NumberHMEU1
Year Placed1976
Placed ByNational Music Council, Pennsylvania Federation of Music Clubs, and Exxon
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 11:30pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 398941 N 4448777
Decimal Degrees40.18330000, -76.18708333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 10.998', W 76° 11.225'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 10' 59.88" N, 76° 11' 13.50" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 632 W Main St, Ephrata PA 17522, US
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