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Oxford in Newton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

The Old Oxford Church

Erected 1841

 
 
The Old Oxford Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 24, 2018
1. The Old Oxford Church Marker
Inscription.  
Restored 1949 under direction of
Bishop Arthur J. Moore
A symbol of our father's faith
Scene of many historic occasions
Loved by generations of Emory students
It was for many, another Bethel-
House of God, the Gate of Heaven
"Remove not the ancient landmark"
Proverbs 22:28

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
 
Location. 33° 37.513′ N, 83° 52.303′ W. Marker is in Oxford, Georgia, in Newton County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Wesley Street and Fletcher Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1011 Wesley Street, Oxford GA 30054, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kitty's Cottage (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Church - 1841 (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Oxford, Georgia Historic Shrine of the United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town of Oxford and Emory College
The Old Oxford Church image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 24, 2018
2. The Old Oxford Church
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Garrard’s Cavalry Raid (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Stoneman Raid (approx. 1.7 miles away); The March to the Sea (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
 
Also see . . .  Old Church, Oxford by Emory University. (Submitted on January 25, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
The Old Oxford Church Marker and Kitty's Cottage behind the Old Church. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 24, 2018
3. The Old Oxford Church Marker and Kitty's Cottage behind the Old Church.
Markers about the Old Church & Kitty's Cottage. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 24, 2018
4. Markers about the Old Church & Kitty's Cottage.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 25, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 25, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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