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Gallatin in Sumner County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

First Presbyterian Church

 
 
First Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2013
1. First Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. The oldest church building in Gallatin in continuous existence, this church was organized October 25, 1828. The building was erected in 1836-37 and is an example of early Greek Revival architecture. The sanctuary was used as a hospital for Federal troops during the Civil War.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commision. (Marker Number 3B 41.)
 
Location. 36° 23.256′ N, 86° 26.923′ W. Marker is in Gallatin, Tennessee, in Sumner County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (Tennessee Route 25) and South Foster Avenue, on the right when traveling east on West Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 167 W Main St, Gallatin TN 37066, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trousdale Place (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Trousdale Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Gallatin, Tennessee (within shouting distance of this marker); Gallatin Public Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Randy's Record Shop (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tennessee's First African-American Civil War Volunteers
First Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2013
2. First Presbyterian Church Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Monument to the Fallen (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sumner County Tennessee Mexican-American War Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gallatin.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.War, US Civil
 
First Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 23, 2013
3. First Presbyterian Church Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 342 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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