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Spartanburg in Spartanburg County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg, S.C.

Sesquicentennial - 1993

 

—Soli Deo Gloria —

 
First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg, S.C. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 14, 2008
1. First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg, S.C. Marker
Inscription.
The Sesquicentennial Bells were cast by the Bellfoundry of Paccard Fonderie de Cloches. Located in Annecy-le-Vieux, France. The praise of God is basic to our worship and each bell is inscribed with of praise from the Psalms.

[Bell Information from Left to Right]:
Bell 1: Make a joyful noise unto the Lord. Psalm 100.
Musical Note: C3
Weight: 4,641 lbs.

Bell 2: O give thanks unto the Lord for He is good. Psalm 136.
Musical Note: F3
Weight: 1,992 lbs.

Bell 3: Let everything that hath breath praise the Lord. Psalm 150.
Musical Note: G3
Weight: 1,418 lbs.

Bell 4: O sing unto the Lord a new song. Make a Joyful Noice Unto the Lord. Psalm 98.
Musical Note: A3
Weight: 998 lbs.
 
Erected 1993.
 
Location. 34° 57.072′ N, 81° 55.355′ W. Marker is in Spartanburg, South Carolina, in Spartanburg County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and Chestnut Street on East Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 393 East Main Street, Spartanburg SC 29302, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Church of the Advent (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Emily Elizabeth Dickinson
First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg, S.C. Marker -<br>East Wing in Background image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 14, 2011
2. First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg, S.C. Marker -
East Wing in Background
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Barnet Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Don Reno/The Blue Ridge Quartet (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dexter Edgar Converse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Converse Heights (approx. 0.4 miles away); Converse College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Walter Hyatt / DesChamps Hood (approx. 0.4 miles away); Marian Anderson (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hank Garland / Johnny Blowers (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Spartanburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg, SC. Official website of the First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg, S.C. (Submitted on March 16, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.) 

2. Paccard Bell Foundry. Between Tradition and Modernity, 7 generations of bell casters succeeded one another, from father to son, to run the business. (Submitted on February 19, 2011, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -<br>Sanctuary Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 14, 2008
3. First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -
Sanctuary Entrance
First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -<br>Main Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 14, 2011
4. First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -
Main Entrance
First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -<br>Bell Tower image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, June 14, 2008
5. First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -
Bell Tower
First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -<br>Bell Tower image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 14, 2011
6. First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -
Bell Tower
First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -<br>West Facade of East Wing image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, February 14, 2011
7. First Presbyterian Church of Spartanburg -
West Facade of East Wing
Troop 2 Boy Scouts Hut<br>Second Boy Scout Troop in South Carolina image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, July 11, 2011
8. Troop 2 Boy Scouts Hut
Second Boy Scout Troop in South Carolina
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,478 times since then and 106 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   2. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   3. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   4. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   5. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   6, 7. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   8. submitted on , by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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