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Louvale in Stewart County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Louvale Church Row

 
 
Louvale Church Row Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
1. Louvale Church Row Marker
Inscription. Originally Antioch, the town developing at the terminus of the Savannah, Americus and Montgomery (Little SAM) Railroad, was renamed Louvale in 1886.

Antioch Primitive Baptist Church, founded 1832 in Pleasant Valley, moved to Moccasin Gap 1842 and here 1851. Present church was erected c. 1885 to replace original log structure.

New Hope Baptist Church, constituted 1860 two miles from here. Moved to present building in 1901.
 
Erected 1986 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Louvale Community.
 
Location. 32° 10.617′ N, 84° 49.45′ W. Marker is in Louvale, Georgia, in Stewart County. Marker is on U.S. 27 Frontage Road 0.2 miles from Martha Berry Highway (U.S. 27), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. The Frontage Road is the U.S. Highway 27 at this point, and U.S. 27 is just to the rear of the property. Marker is at or near this postal address: 318 Frontage Road, Louvale GA 31814, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Antioch Institute (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Hitchity
Louvale Church Row Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
2. Louvale Church Row Marker
Looking north, with the Frontage Road -- Old US 27 -- on the right
(approx. 6.7 miles away but has been reported missing); Providence Chapel (approx. 8.5 miles away); Masonic Female College (approx. 8.7 miles away); Providence Canyons (approx. 8.7 miles away); Bedingfield Inn (approx. 8.9 miles away); John Wellborn Root Birthplace Site (approx. 8.9 miles away); Our Soldiers (approx. 8.9 miles away).
 
Regarding Louvale Church Row. North to south in the Louvale Church Row are:

New Hope Baptist Church

Marvin Methodist Church

Antioch Institute

Antioch Primitive Baptist Church
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Louvale Church Row Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
3. Louvale Church Row Marker
Looking south on the Frontage Road, with the marker for the Antioch Institute just beyond.
Louvale Church Row Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
4. Louvale Church Row Marker
THe marker, with the Marvin Methodist Church in the background
New Hope Baptist Church image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
5. New Hope Baptist Church
Built in 1901
Marvin Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
6. Marvin Methodist Church
Built in 1900
Antioch Primitive Baptist Church image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
7. Antioch Primitive Baptist Church
Built c.1885
Antioch Institute image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
8. Antioch Institute
The oldest building here, built in the 1850s
Louvale Church Row image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
9. Louvale Church Row
From front to rear, Antioch Primitive Baptist Church, Antioch Institute, Marvin Methodist Church, New Hope Baptist Church
Antioch Institute and Marvin Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
10. Antioch Institute and Marvin Methodist Church
Marvin Methodist Church and New Hope Baptist Church image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 30, 2010
11. Marvin Methodist Church and New Hope Baptist Church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 801 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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