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Estill in Hampton County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Lawtonville Church

 
 
Lawtonville Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2009
1. Lawtonville Church Marker
Inscription. This Baptist Church, constituted in March 1775, was first situated on Pipe Creek in upper St. Peter's Parish near the Savannah River. Prior to 1836 it was moved to Lawtonville, where its building was used as a hospital by Union Forces in 1865. Pipe Creek Church became Lawtonville Church in 1884. The church moved here in 1911 when the present building was erected.
 
Erected 1975 by The Board of Deacons of Lawtonville Baptist Church. (Marker Number 25-4.)
 
Location. 32° 45.302′ N, 81° 14.298′ W. Marker is in Estill, South Carolina, in Hampton County. Marker is at the intersection of Fourth Street and Lawton Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Fourth Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Estill SC 29918, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lucile Ellerbe Godbold (approx. 0.2 miles away); Morrison Academy (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Lawtonville Church (approx. 7.4 miles away); Beech Branch Baptist Church (approx. 7.4 miles away); Old Pocotaligo Road, March From The Sea
Lawtonville Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, February 5, 2009
2. Lawtonville Church Marker
At the corner of Fourth St.and Lawton Ave. in Estill
(approx. 9 miles away); Hampton Colored School (approx. 10.4 miles away); a different marker also named Hampton Colored School (approx. 10.4 miles away); World War II POW Camp (approx. 10.6 miles away).
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Another Lawtonville Church marker, near the church's earlier location.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Lawtonville Church Front Door Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, February 5, 2009
3. Lawtonville Church Front Door
Lawtonville Church, west wall Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2011
4. Lawtonville Church, west wall
Lawtonville
Baptist Church
Organized 1775
Building Erected
By
George Bender
Clarke
1911
Lawtonville Church , looks like the Hebrew Star of David on the east wall Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2011
5. Lawtonville Church , looks like the Hebrew Star of David on the east wall
 
 
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