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Natchez in Adams County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Site of Cokesbury Chapel

Earliest Methodist Church in Natchez

 
 
Site of Cokesbury Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 30, 2016
1. Site of Cokesbury Chapel Marker
Inscription. Erected 1807. Launer Blackman, Elder. Caleb W. Cloud Pastor. Trustees: Launer Blackman, Newit Vick, Reuben Gibson, W. Foster, Phillip Gorral, David Lattimore. This tablet placed 1935 by Jubilee Circle of W.M.S Jefferson St. Ch.
 
Erected 1935 by Jubilee Circle of W.M.S Jefferson St. Ch.
 
Location. 31° 33.603′ N, 91° 24.073′ W. Marker is in Natchez, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Franklin Street and Locust Street, on the right when traveling south on Franklin Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 512 Franklin Street, Natchez MS 39120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jefferson Street Methodist Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bud Scott (about 600 feet away); Site of Bank of Mississippi (about 700 feet away); The First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); "The Natchez Burning" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Andrew Marschalk (approx. 0.2 miles away); Temple B'Nai Israel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Commercial Bank Building (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Natchez.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located on the side of the
Site of Cokesbury Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 30, 2016
2. Site of Cokesbury Chapel Marker
building at 512 Franklin Street. It is difficult to see as it has been painted the same color (white) as the building itself.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on August 29, 2016.
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