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Sierra Blanca in Hudspeth County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Sierra Blanca Methodist Church

 
 
Sierra Blanca Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 21, 2012
1. Sierra Blanca Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. Organized 1907. County's first Protestant church. Held service in a school until present structure was built 1909; adobe, with Gothic windows, bell tower. Early settlers of all faiths worshipped here.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark-1968

 
Erected 1968 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 4694.)
 
Location. 31° 10.602′ N, 105° 21.395′ W. Marker is in Sierra Blanca, Texas, in Hudspeth County. Marker is on Sierra Blance Avenue (Ranch to Market Road 1111) 0.2 miles north of Interstate 10, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sierra Blanca TX 79851, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. America's Second Transcontinental Railroad (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hudspeth County (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Killing of General J. J. Byrne (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Quitman (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hudspeth County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); August Fransal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Claude Hudspeth (approx. 8.5 miles away).
 
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Sierra Blanca Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 21, 2012
2. Sierra Blanca Methodist Church Marker
Sierra Blanca Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 21, 2012
3. Sierra Blanca Methodist Church
 
 
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