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Red Bank Church
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni
N 34° 00.133 W 081° 45.994
17S E 429210 N 3762666
Quick Description: Located at the end of East Church Street, east of downtown Saluda. This marker gives a short history of the large brick church which now stands here.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 4/23/2014 8:15:30 PM
Waymark Code: WMKK1D
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
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Marker Text:

Red Bank Baptist Church antedates the Town of Saluda by about a century. The congregation, which is said to have been founded in 1784, was incorporated by the state on December 18, 1802. According to tradition, the first church building was a log house. In 1856, a frame structure as erected, which was replaced by the present brick church in 1911.
Marker Name: Red Bank Church

Marker Location: City

Type of Marker: Historic Site

County: Saluda

Marker number: Not listed

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