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Shelbyville in Bedford County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Church of the Redeemer

 
 
Church of the Redeemer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, December 1, 2009
1. Church of the Redeemer Marker
Inscription. This was Lot 44 of the original town plan. A log church was built here in 1815. The Presbyterians used it, and built the present church in 1817. In 1856, a Catholic congregation bought the building, selling to the Northern Methodists in 1894. These sold the building at auction in 1934. The Protestant Episcopal Diocese of Tennessee bought it in 1935 and consecrated in in 1936.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3G 23.)
 
Location. 35° 29.092′ N, 86° 27.5′ W. Marker is in Shelbyville, Tennessee, in Bedford County. Marker is on E. Lane St. near N. Brittain St, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shelbyville TN 37160, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry Brevard Davidson (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tribute to Revolutionary War Veterans of Bedford County, Tennesee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tribute to Veterans of Bedford County, Tennessee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Austin C. Shofner (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fighting in Shelbyville (approx. 0.2 miles
Church of the Redeemer overview image. Click for full size.
By Tom Gillard, December 1, 2009
2. Church of the Redeemer overview
away); Tribute to World War I Veterans of Bedford County, Tennessee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shelbyville, Tennessee (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bedford County, Tennessee Veterans Memorial Plaza (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Shelbyville.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 1,054 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Gillard of Tullahoma, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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