Comfort Inn & Suites
634 Soders Road
Carneys Point, NJ 08069
Phone: (856) 299-8282
Fax: (856) 299-8280
Swedish settlers in the Delaware (the current Wilmington) area had to cross a river in order to attend church that was located on the other side. Owing to the perils of river crossing, they established the Swedish Lutheran Parish along the Raccoon Creek, that is now known as the Trinity Episcopal "Old Swedes" Church. The church building built in 1703 was replaced in 1786. Reverend Nicholas Collins, who served the church from 1770-1786 has chronicled every minute detail pertaining to the church in his journal. With such a rich heritage and history, the church was included in National Register of Historic Places in 1973. This historic church conducts activities like Bible study courses, seminars, choir concerts and so forth. Its parish hall accommodating 90 guests can be rented for private events. Call for details.
Established in 1799, Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church is one of the town's oldest places of worship. The modest church building has been constructed in the 19th-century Revival style of architecture. The church played a significant role in the history of the African population of the time, by serving as an Underground Railroad station.
IceWorks Skating Complex is a popular ice arena that attracts people for both recreational and sports purposes. Built in 1997, the complex has four skating surfaces, a restaurant, training services and so on. Many tournaments, leagues and championships in ice hockey are held here. If your an amateur, then you register for the training session held here. The arena offers training courses, programs and workshops in skating and ice hockey at junior and senior levels. The place is also open for birthdays, fund raisers, corporate events and so on. Call ahead or visit the website to know more.
The Upper Pittsgrove Township in Salem County of the U.S. State of New Jersey is endowed with a fine Presbyterian Church in the form of the Pittsgrove Presbyterian Church. The present church building dates back to 1767, it has adapted the Italianate and the Romanesque-Italianate style of architecture. It has been registered on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Richwood United Methodist Church located on Elmer Street is a historic place of worship established in 1860. Sporting a Late Victorian exterior, the building was listed as a part of the US National Register for Historic Places in 1979. A haven for those of the faith in the community, the church management also arranges for various music concerts throughout the year.
The Philadelphia International Airport serves over 100 international and domestic destinations daily. A recent refurbishment has augmented the functionality and appearance of the complex. A slew of mall fixtures such as the Gap and restaurants like T.G.I. Fridays allow travelers to indulge in shopping and dining during their holdovers. Art exhibitions in all mediums reflect the culture of Philadelphia. The airport is located about 7 miles south of Center City. Routes 76, 611 (Broad Street), and I-95 all reach there. (Average cab fare to Center City: USD 20.00) SEPTA operates a shuttle train to all terminals. You can check arrival/departure times from the airport's website. There is an abundance of hotels and car rental agencies in close proximity.
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The John M. Paterson School is a significant junior school in the Penrose vicinity of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Designed by eminent architect Irwin T. Catharine, it was constructed in 1920. The building is a three storied, eight bay by three bay structure predominantly built in brick. It is a fine example of the Colonial Revival architectural style and is inclusive of a magnificent entrance, a parapet and a stone coping. The school strives immensely to mold the students into highly skilled and learned professionals in the competitive world.
The eminent John Batram High School is a distinguished civic secondary school in the region of Philadelphia. It offers programs for children from grades nine to 12. It was built in 1939 and has approximately 103 classrooms. It boasts of a highly competent faculty that strives for the overall development of all students. Several clubs offer activities that engage students in more that just academics. For further details on the hours of operation, mission, and various events, one can visit their official website.
The Joseph W. Catherine School is an ancient classic building designed by Irwin T. Catharine in 1937. It is a rare structure with attractive stone work in its construction. The school primarily aims at lending a comprehensive and safe educational environment to enable students to basis a tough basis for future learning. There are adequate provisions for eateries in the cafeteria. The school follows stringent rules in context with discipline while the faculty is highly qualified and experienced.
Located in Bridgeton, this namesake historic district is one of the largest in the state of New Jersey. It has over 2000 historic structures. It contains very unique and important examples of historic architecture, built over 250 years, said to have begun in the year 1686. Most noted establishment are Potter’s Tavern and Ebenezer Miller’s House. In its heydays, the city had bustling operas, theatres, stores, and downtown. The community strives to preserve the history and the remains of landmarks left here.
The Embreeville Historic District spread over 65 acres (26 hectares) of land, features various stone buildings and the houses of the early days. These buildings consists of farmhouse, shopkeeper's homes, stores, houses of blacksmith and a grist mill, etc. This district also features a mansion, and is a great attraction to the people.