2012

SP8678 : Carey Mission House plaque

taken 12 years ago, near to Kettering, North Northamptonshire, England

Carey Mission House plaque
Carey Mission House plaque
Plaque in front of the Carey Mission House Link

In this house on Octr. 2nd 1792, a meeting was held to form a society for propagating the Gospel among the heathen and 13.2s.6d was contributed for that purpose. Andrew Fuller was elected Secretary and Reynold Hogg Treasurer. William Carey to whose sermon at Nottingham in May of the same year, the movement was due, embarked for India on June 13th 1793. This meeting marks the founding of the Baptist Missionary Society and the inauguration of modern foreign missions.

Expect great things from God, attempt great things for God

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Richard Croft   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 30 January, 2012   (more nearby)
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Monday, 30 January, 2012
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 8652 7889 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:24.0716N 0:43.7845W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 8652 7889
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