New Hope in Glynn County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Needwood Baptist Church and Needwood School
Erected 1999 by Georgia Historical Society and the Pilot Club of Brunswick, Inc. (Marker Number 67-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 16.957′ N, 81° 26.454′ W. Marker is in New Hope, Georgia, in Glynn County. Marker is on U.S. 17, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located 1 mile south of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation State Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Brunswick GA 31525, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hopeton-on-the-Altamaha (approx. 2.1 Boys Estate (approx. 2.1 miles away); Brunswick Stew (approx. 2.9 miles away); The State of Georgia Salutes (approx. 2.9 miles away); Frederica - The Barricks (approx. 4.9 miles away); Frederica - Oglethorpe (approx. 4.9 miles away); Frederica - The Fort (approx. 4.9 miles away); Famous Butler Authors (approx. 5 miles away).
Also see . . . National Register of Historical Places. Needwood Baptist Church and School (added 1998 - Building - #98001520)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Religion, Black, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure (Submitted on November 15, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. • Notable Buildings •
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