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Olive Branch in Alexander County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church

 
 
New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, February 20, 2011
1. New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Marker
Inscription. The church, founded by Rev. Nathan London in 1882, was located near this section of road. The cornerstone, unearthed a few yards west, was donated by his family to the Cairo custom house.
 
Location. 37° 9.133′ N, 89° 21.617′ W. Marker is in Olive Branch, Illinois, in Alexander County. Marker is on Miller City Road 2 miles south of Illinois Route 3 when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Olive Branch IL 62969, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. London School (here, next to this marker); Ole London Farm (approx. mile away); Cape Girardeau River Crossings (approx. 13.3 miles away in Missouri); Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company (approx. 13.3 miles away in Missouri); St Vincent's Seminary and Southeast Missouri State University (approx. 13.3 miles away in Missouri); Cape Girardeau and the Railroad (approx. 13.3 miles away in Missouri); Champion Beech Tree (approx. 13.3 miles away in Missouri); River Commerce (approx. 13.3 miles away in Missouri). Click for a list of all markers in Olive Branch.
 
Categories. African AmericansChurches, Etc.
 
New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Gathman, February 20, 2011
2. New Hope Missionary Baptist Church Marker
Marker on right; London School marker in foreground.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. This page has been viewed 575 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Allen Gathman of Pocahontas, Missouri. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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