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Downey Church - Mt. Pleasant Township, Lawrence Co, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods
N 37° 04.544 W 094° 02.112
15S E 407982 N 4103774
Quick Description: An old country church now used as a gift shop on a frontage road in rural Lawrence County, Missouri
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 12/22/2014 5:47:13 AM
Waymark Code: WMN3ZF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
Views: 1

Long Description:
Web searches for this church provide a lot of hits at locator-type web sites. Several of these state that the church is located in Mount Pleasant Township. Signs on the side of the church indicate 1883 which, based on the looks of the building, is when it was actually built, not just established. One glance at it and you can see that it is used as a gift shop now. It was locked up (double locks) on the Sunday that I came to call.

Next door to the church is the Hungry House Cafe. The topographic map shows that there was a school here just on the other side (east) of the cafe. There is a single outhouse just a little ways into the woods behind the church building.
Church Name: Downey

Church In Use (even only just occassionally): no

Church NOT in use.: no

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Date Church Built: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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Pictures required:
1. Church picture
2. Church sign (schedule sign with Church name on it &/or gate with Church name).
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MountainWoods visited Downey Church - Mt. Pleasant Township, Lawrence Co, MO 12/21/2014 MountainWoods visited it