Alloways Creek Preparative Meeting Records
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The Orthodox preparative meeting and meeting for worship were discontinued in 1828 by Salem Quarterly Meeting; the members were transferred to Greenwich Preparative Meeting (Orthodox).
By 1932, the Hicksite preparative meeting and meeting for worship were not held on a regular basis. The meeting for worship was discontinued in 1950; the preparative meeting was discontinued in 1951.
This meeting is often referred to as "Hancock's Bridge".
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- RECORDS OF ALLOWAYS CREEK PREPARATIVE MEETING AND ALLOWAYS CREEK MEETING (HANCOCK'S BRIDGE, NJ)
- A Finding Aid for its Meeting Records Deposited in Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College and Haverford College Quaker Collection
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