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Near Yadkinville in Yadkin County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Deep Creek Friends Meeting

 
 
Deep Creek Friends Meeting Marker (Front) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 17, 2012
1. Deep Creek Friends Meeting Marker (Front)
Inscription.
[Front:]
Was established by the North Carolina Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends on March 13, 1793. It was the first Monthly Meeting in this area.

[Back:]
Meetings were held as early as 1783. Deep Creek helped establish Hunting Creek, Forbush, Harmony Grove, East Bend, Union Cross, Pilot View, Southview, Winthrop Meetings and many others.
 
Erected 1999 by Yadkin County Historical Society. (Marker Number 2.)
 
Location. 36° 10.93′ N, 80° 39.11′ W. Marker is near Yadkinville, North Carolina, in Yadkin County. Marker is on Deep Creek Church Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Yadkinville NC 27055, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bond Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Bond School House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Second Yadkin County Jail (approx. 3.2 miles away); Yadkinville (approx. 3.2 miles away); Richmond Pearson (approx. 4.1 miles away); Rockford
Deep Creek Friends Meeting Marker (Back) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 17, 2012
2. Deep Creek Friends Meeting Marker (Back)
(approx. 6.1 miles away); Richmond Hill (approx. 6.3 miles away); a different marker also named Richmond Hill (approx. 6.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Yadkinville.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial Era
 
Deep Creek Friends Meeting Marker (Back) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 17, 2012
3. Deep Creek Friends Meeting Marker (Back)
Deep Creek Friends Meeting Marker (Front) image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 17, 2012
4. Deep Creek Friends Meeting Marker (Front)
Deep Creek Friends Meeting image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 17, 2012
5. Deep Creek Friends Meeting
Deep Creek Friends Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 17, 2012
6. Deep Creek Friends Cemetery
Across from church. Very old, very well tended gravestones.
Deep Creek Friends Meeting sign image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 17, 2012
7. Deep Creek Friends Meeting sign
Deep Creek Friends Meeting stone sign image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, April 17, 2012
8. Deep Creek Friends Meeting stone sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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