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Washington Street Methodist Church (40-21)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 34° 00.304 W 081° 01.885
17S E 497098 N 3762718
Quick Description: One of many historic churches found in the state capitol.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 6/21/2010 6:22:58 AM
Waymark Code: WM936M
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
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Long Description:
A church was built here between 1803 and 1805; another church, erected 1832, was burned by Union troops in 1865 and reconstructed in 1866 of salvaged brick and clay mortar. Present church dedicated 1875. Bishop Wm. Capers (1790-1855), founder of missions to slaves in S. C., was pastor and is buried here.

1938 by The Columbia Sesquicentennial Commission of 1936. (Marker Number 40-21.)
Marker Name: Washington Street Methodist Church

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Building

Marker number: 40-21

County: Richland

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