Emporia in Lyon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Bethel Methodist Episcopal Church
on March 24, 1882
It served several school districts,
one of which was
Central School, located
1/4 mile east of here.
It merged with
the First Methodist Church
in Emporia on June 28, 1947
This memorial is dedicated by
the Burdick - Childears Family
who homesteaded 1/2 mile north
Erected 1989 by Marion and Myrtice Childears.
Location. 38° 28.654′ N, 96° 10.253′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Kansas, in Lyon County. Marker is at the intersection of Road L (Kansas Route 99) and Road 220, on the right when traveling north on Road L. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Bethel Corner, Emporia KS 66801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Corky (approx. 4.4 miles away); John B. Anderson Memorial Library (approx. 4.6 miles away); "Our Flag Was Still There..." (approx. 4.6 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); William Allen White House (approx. Hovgard Memorial Tower (approx. 4.8 miles away); Garfield School Bell (approx. 4.9 miles away); Kress Building (approx. 5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Emporia.
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