Caln Meeting House

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Caln Meeting House
CalnMeetingHouse.jpeg
Caln Meeting House, HABS Photo
Caln Meeting House is located in Pennsylvania
Caln Meeting House
Location 901 Caln Meeting House Rd., near Coatesville, Caln Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°0′26″N 75°45′55″W / 40.00722°N 75.76528°W / 40.00722; -75.76528Coordinates: 40°0′26″N 75°45′55″W / 40.00722°N 75.76528°W / 40.00722; -75.76528
Area 4 acres (1.6 ha)
Built 1726
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 84003182[1]
Added to NRHP May 03, 1984

Caln Meeting House is a historic Quaker meeting house located at 901 Caln Meeting House Road, near Coatesville in Caln Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1726, and is a one-story, tan fieldstone structure. It was enlarged to its present size in 1801.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1] Services are still held weekly at the meeting house.

One third of the Caln Meeting House is used by the Old Caln Historical Society as a local history museum and to house archives, artifacts and other historical memorabilia.

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Anne B. Stolar (January 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Caln Meeting House" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-30. 

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