Sampit in Georgetown County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Sampit Methodist Church
The present sanctuary, built by the time the congregation acquired this site in 1887, was originally a frame church. It was extensively renovated in 1859–60 and completely covered in brick in 1975–76. Three members of the church later became ministers: Revs. C. D. Huggins, Jack D. Watts, and John Paul Watts, Sr. Sampit is also the mother church of Oak Grove Methodist Church, founded in 1890.
Erected 2003 by the congregation. (Marker Number 22-56.)
Location. 33° 21.861′ N, 79° 27.48′ W. Marker is in Sampit, South Carolina, in Georgetown County. Marker is on Saints Delight Road (Alternate U.S. 17) south of Highmarket Street / Georgetown Highway (U.S. 521), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1125 Saints Delight Road, Georgetown SC 29440, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Skirmish at Sampit Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Dissenter Meeting House and Cemetery (approx. 8.1 miles away); General Arthur M. Manigault (approx. 8.3 miles away); Sergeant McDonald (approx. 8.5 miles away); 1st Battalion 178th Field Artillery (approx. 8.5 miles away); Gabriel Marion (approx. 8.6 miles away); Georgetown County National Guard Memorial (approx. 8.8 miles away); Kaminski House Museum (approx. 9.9 miles away).
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