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Mount Holly in Gaston County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Saint Joseph's Catholic Church

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, September 6, 2020
1. Saint Joseph's Catholic Church Marker
Inscription.  Dedicated in 1843 by Bishop I.A. Reynolds, D.D. of the Diocese of Charleston, South Carolina

St. Joseph's is the oldest standing Catholic Church in the state of North Carolina.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
 
Location. 35° 20.193′ N, 81° 0.005′ W. Marker is in Mount Holly, North Carolina, in Gaston County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Mountain Island Highway (State Highway 273) and Sandy Ford Road (County Highway 1918), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Holly NC 28120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Joseph's (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Dickson (approx. 2.8 miles away); Cannon-Lentz House (approx. 2.8 miles away); Oak Grove (approx. 3.7 miles away); Richard Barry (approx. 5.6 miles away); Historic Latta Plantation (approx. 6 miles away); William Lee Davidson (approx. 6.1 miles away); The Church Building (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Holly.
 
Saint Joseph's Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 6, 2020
2. Saint Joseph's Catholic Church Marker
Saint Joseph's Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 6, 2020
3. Saint Joseph's Catholic Church
Saint Joseph's Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 6, 2020
4. Saint Joseph's Catholic Church
Saint Joseph's Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 6, 2020
5. Saint Joseph's Catholic Church
Saint Joseph's Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, September 6, 2020
6. Saint Joseph's Catholic Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 19, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 19, 2020, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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