Upper Freehold Baptist Meeting

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Upper Freehold Baptist Meeting
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Upper Freehold Baptist Meeting is located in Monmouth County, New Jersey
Upper Freehold Baptist Meeting
Upper Freehold Baptist Meeting is located in New Jersey
Upper Freehold Baptist Meeting
Upper Freehold Baptist Meeting is located in the US
Upper Freehold Baptist Meeting
Nearest city Imlaystown, New Jersey
Coordinates 40°10′8″N 74°28′28″W / 40.16889°N 74.47444°W / 40.16889; -74.47444Coordinates: 40°10′8″N 74°28′28″W / 40.16889°N 74.47444°W / 40.16889; -74.47444
Area 25 acres (10 ha)
Built 1720
NRHP Reference # 75001147[1]
NJRHP # 2069[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP April 21, 1975
Designated NJRHP March 25, 1975

Upper Freehold Baptist Meeting (also known as Ye Olde Yellow Meeting House) is a historic church in the Imlaystown section of Upper Freehold Township, Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States, and the oldest Baptist meetinghouse in the state.[3]

It was built in 1737, by a congregation begun that year[4] and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.

Notable burials[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places - Monmouth County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. March 1, 2011. p. 14. Retrieved April 26, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Upper Freehold Historic Farmland". Uftnj.com. Retrieved 2013-03-07. 
  4. ^ "Ye Olde Yellow Meeting House - New Jersey Historical Markers on". Waymarking.com. 2008-12-09. Retrieved 2013-03-07.