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

Washington Campground

1804-1847

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, July 2, 2017
1. Washington Campground Marker
Inscription.  Site of first Methodist camp meeting in state, Dec. 14-17, 1804. Led by Learner Blackman, Nathan Barnes, Lorenzo Dow, and Randal Gibson.
 
Erected 1964 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 31° 34.701′ N, 91° 18.138′ W. Marker is in Washington, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 61 and Morgantown Road, on the left when traveling west on U.S. 61. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 816 US-61, Washington MS 39190, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. John W. Monette (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington (about 700 feet away); Andrew Jackson at Washington (about 700 feet away); Jefferson Military College (about 800 feet away); The President's House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Assembly Hall
Washington Campground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 2, 2017
2. Washington Campground Marker
(approx. mile away); Elizabeth Female Academy (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Elizabeth Female College (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
 
Also see . . .  Washington United Methodist Church History. (Submitted on July 19, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
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By Tom Bosse, July 2, 2017
3. Washington United Methodist Church
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By Tom Bosse, July 2, 2017
4. Washington United Methodist Church
United Methodist Historic Site No. 47 image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 2, 2017
5. United Methodist Historic Site No. 47
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By Tom Bosse, July 2, 2017
6. Washington United Methodist Church
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 147 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 19, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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