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29 21 - Camp Creek Methodist Church
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gpsblake
N 34° 37.150 W 080° 51.234
17S E 513393 N 3830821
Quick Description: Historical marker for Camp Creek Methodist Church located on SC route 200 in Lancaster County SC
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 2/13/2015 10:25:33 PM
Waymark Code: WMNCG0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni
Views: 2

Long Description:
--Side One--
29 21 CAMP CREEK METHODIST CHURCH
This church, organized in 1798 by Bishop Francis Asbury, held its first services in a log meeting house. On July 10, 1798, Middleton McDonald donated the meeting house and ten acres to church trustees Gideon Glaze, John Graham, George Hicklin, Thomas Howze, and William Marlowe.
(continued on other side)
Erected by the Congregation, 2000

--Side Two--
29 21
CAMP CREEK METHODIST CHURCH
Rev. William Capers was one of the first and most renowned ministers of Camp Creek. In 1809 he was assigned to the Wateree Circuit, including this and 23 other churches. This sanctuary, the third here, was built of hand-hewn timbers about 1834-35. It was moved about 140 feet closer to the road and renovated in 1952.

Erected by the Congregation, 2000
Marker Name: Camp Creek Methodist Church

Marker Location: Roadside

Type of Marker: Historic Site

Marker number: 29 21

County: Lancaster

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