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Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church

 
 
Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, November 22, 2009
1. Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. This church was organized April 21, 1827, at nearby "Cabell's Dale," home of Mary Cabell Breckinridge, widow of John Breckinridge, U.S. Senator and Attorney General in Thomas Jefferson's cabinet. The original brick church, constructed in 1828 on this site, burned in 1925. Present building of similar design was dedicated in 1926. Presented by Kentucky Breckinridge Committee.
 
Location. 38° 7.848′ N, 84° 28.99′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Kentucky, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Iron Works Pike (County Route 1973) and Mount Horeb Pike, on the left when traveling east on Iron Works Pike. Click for map. At Church, Iron Works Pike at Mt. Horeb Pike, Lexington. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington KY 40511, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Man o' War (approx. 2.4 miles away); Artistides (approx. 2.4 miles away); Coldstream Farm (approx. 2.7 miles away); New Zion (approx. 3.2 miles away); Eastern State Hospital (approx. 4.9 miles away); Bryan's Station (approx. 5.3 miles away); Lexington Cemetery (approx. 5.4 miles away); Col. Robert Patterson (1753-1827) / Patterson Cabin (approx. 5.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lexington.
 
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Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Matt Carter, November 22, 2009
2. Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 1,067 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Matt Carter of Lexington, Kentucky. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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