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Canan Station, a suburb of Altoona, Pennsylvania, pop. (1952) 430, where workers at the Altoona Mennonite Mission conducted Sunday-school services on Saturday afternoon in a public school for 23 years, until 1951, when the time was changed to Sunday afternoon. Twelve members of the Mennonite Church lived in the area. The plans in the mid-1950s were to build a chapel as soon as funds were available.

In 2007 the church was located at 455 Burns Ave., Altoona, Pennsylvania.

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Address: 455 Burns Ave., Altoona, Pennsylvania

Phone: 814-695-0341

Denominational Affiliations:

Allegheny Mennonite Conference

Mennonite Church USA

Author(s) F B
Date Published 1953

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B, F. "Canan Station Mennonite Church (Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1953. Web. 29 May 2016.,_Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=133051.

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B, F. (1953). Canan Station Mennonite Church (Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 29 May 2016, from,_Pennsylvania,_USA)&oldid=133051.

Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 509. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.

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