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Hightowers in Caswell County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Griers Presbyterian Church

 
 
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Caswell County Historical Association
1. Griers Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. Organized in 1753. Rev. Hugh McAden served as its first minister. Present building dates from 1856. Stands 1 mi. E.
 
Erected 1972 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number G-77.)
 
Location. 36° 20.805′ N, 79° 13.706′ W. Marker is in Hightowers, North Carolina, in Caswell County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 119 and Griers Church Road on U.S. 119. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leasburg NC 27291, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Solomon Lea (approx. 5.3 miles away); Jacob Thompson (approx. 5.5 miles away); William L. Poteat (approx. 6.5 miles away); Caswell Courthouse (approx. 7.2 miles away); Millard Quentin Plumblee (approx. 8.7 miles away); Bartlett Yancey (approx. 8.9 miles away); Occaneechi in the Service (approx. 10.1 miles away); Confederate Occaneechi (approx. 10.1 miles away).
 
More about this marker. While the marker is on US Route 119, the church building is east on Griers Church Road.
 
Also see . . .  History of Griers Presbyterian Church. (Submitted on May 6, 2009, by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina.)
 
Additional keywords. Upper Hyco/Hico, Caswell County
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 864 times since then and 57 times this year. Last updated on , by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina. Photo   1. submitted on , by Caswell County Historical Association of Yanceyville, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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