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Columbia in Maury County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

Zion

 
 
Zion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, February 6, 2013
1. Zion Marker
Inscription. About 1 mile south, in 1807, a Presbyterian colony from South Carolina built a log meeting house and established a community around it. A school soon followed. A brick church was built in 1815, the present structure in 1847. Many descendants of the founders are in the present congregation.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3D 38.)
 
Location. 35° 36.816′ N, 87° 8.464′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Tennessee, in Maury County. Marker is at the intersection of Hampshire Pike (U.S. 412) and Zion Road, on the left when traveling west on Hampshire Pike. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2167 Hampshire Pike, Columbia TN 38401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sam Watkins (approx. 1.1 miles away); Forrest and Capron (approx. 2.7 miles away); St. John's (approx. 2.7 miles away); Delaying Forrest (approx. 2.7 miles away); St. John's Episcopal Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Rattle and Snap Plantation (approx. 3.4 miles away); Frierson Cemetery (approx. 3.4 miles away); Road to Nashville (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbia.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Settlements & Settlers
 
Zion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Judith Barber, February 6, 2013
2. Zion Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. This page has been viewed 258 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Judith Barber of Marietta, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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