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Near Kinston in Lenoir County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Wheat Swamp Church

 
 
Wheat Swamp Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 2, 2010
1. Wheat Swamp Church Marker
Inscription. Disciples of Christ since 1843. Organized about 1760 as Free Will Baptist. Part of present church built in 1858. One mile northwest.
 
Erected 1965 by Archives and Highway Departments. (Marker Number F 40.)
 
Location. 35° 20.649′ N, 77° 39.607′ W. Marker is near Kinston, North Carolina, in Lenoir County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 258 and Institute Road, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 258. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kinston NC 28504, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grave of Richard Caswell (approx. 5.7 miles away); Ram Neuse (approx. 5.7 miles away); Richard Caswell (approx. 5.7 miles away); Moving the CSS Neuse (approx. 5.8 miles away); CSS Neuse (approx. 5.8 miles away); Hookerton Defenses (approx. 6.8 miles away); John Taylor Wood, CSN (approx. 7.3 miles away); Cat Hole (approx. 7.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kinston.
 
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Wheat Swamp Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 2, 2010
2. Wheat Swamp Church Marker
Wheat Swamp Ruritan Club image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 2, 2010
3. Wheat Swamp Ruritan Club
Located at the intersection with the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 721 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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