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Pipestem in Summers County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

Jordan's Chapel

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, July 30, 2017
1. Jordan's Chapel Marker
Inscription.  1st frame church in the area, located .8 mi, NW. Built 1852 in the Greek Revival style, Prominent local brothers Gordon & Thomas Jordan gave land and lumber. Used by the Methodists many years.
 
Erected 2012 by West Virginia Archives and History.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureChurches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the West Virginia Archives and History series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1852.
 
Location. 37° 32.689′ N, 80° 57.617′ W. Marker is in Pipestem, West Virginia, in Summers County. Marker is at the intersection of West Virginia Route 20 and County Route 18, on the right when traveling south on State Route 20. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pipestem WV 25979, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pipestem Falls (approx. ¼ mile away); Farley's Fort / Thomas Farley (approx. 2.2 miles away); Pipestem Knob Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Mercer Salt Works (approx. 2.2 miles away); Bluestone River
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By Michael C. Wilcox, July 30, 2017
2. Jordan's Chapel Marker
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(approx. 2.2 miles away); Neely "Plantation" (approx. 2½ miles away); Bluestone National Scenic River (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named Bluestone River (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pipestem.
 
Jordan's Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, July 30, 2017
3. Jordan's Chapel Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 22, 2019, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 142 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 22, 2019, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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