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Pigeon Forge in Sevier County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Shiloh Church

 
 
Shiloh Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, March 14, 2009
1. Shiloh Church Marker
Inscription. in 1802 Methodist Bishop Francis Asbury preached in the home of Mitchel Porter, Revolutionary Veteran, who lived 2 miles north of Sevier County and preached in the newly built log chapel, 400 yards west of here. Shiloh Cemetery grew up around this chapel
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 1C 4.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Francis Asbury, Traveling Methodist Preacher marker series.
 
Location. 35° 48.847′ N, 83° 34.695′ W. Marker is in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, in Sevier County. Marker is at the intersection of The Great Smoky Mountains Highway (Route 441) and Henderson Chapel Drive, on the right when traveling south on The Great Smoky Mountains Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pigeon Forge TN 37863, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Shiloh Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Titanic Eternal Flame (approx. half a mile away); Titanicís Center Anchor (approx. half a mile away); Wear's Fort (approx. half a mile away); Fort Wear
Shiloh Church Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, August 7, 2012
2. Shiloh Church Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Henderson Springs Resort (approx. one mile away); Early Pigeon Forge (approx. 2.2 miles away); Unionists Within the Confederacy (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pigeon Forge.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 932 times since then and 81 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina.   2. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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