Near Birchwood in Hamilton County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Site of Salem Baptist Church
Erected 1976 by Bose Shropshire's Family.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1835.
Location. 35° 19.042′ N, 85° 1.464′ W. Marker is near Birchwood, Tennessee, in Hamilton County. Marker is on Birchwood Pike (County Road 605) 0.2 miles south of Eldridge Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Birchwood TN 37308, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Joseph Roark Homestead (approx. 0.2 miles away); Conner Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hiwassee Campground (approx. 3.2 miles away); Dr. Luther Lee Friddell This Venerable Oak Tree (approx. 6 miles away); Native Americans of the Hiwassee Area (approx. 6 miles away); Blythe Ferry (approx. 6.1 miles away); "Orders No. 25" (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Birchwood.
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 25, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.