Industry in Austin County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Industry Methodist Church
Organized 1847 by the Rev. Henry Bauer, missionary to the German settlers. In 1867, this building was erected under the leadership of the pastor, the Rev. Karl Biel. This was an era of financial difficulty, and the funds were raised only by very great sacrifices on the part of the people. Men of congregation did the construction work. The Rev. A.M. Roos was pastor on the 100th anniversary.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1967
Erected 1967 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 14222.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1847.
Location. 29° 58.447′ N, 96° 30.33′ W. Marker is in Industry, Texas, in Austin County. Marker is on Pilgrim Rest Lane, 0.1 miles north of Main Street, on the right when traveling north. The marker is located in front of the old Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2131 Pilgrim Rest Lane, Industry TX 78944, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Industry United Methodist Cemetery (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Industry Pilgrims Rest CemeteryLindemann - Ott House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lindemann Store (approx. 0.2 miles away); Industry State Bank (approx. Ό mile away); Industry (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Friedrich Ernst, Jr. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Friedrich Ernst (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Industry.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 30, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 30, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 115 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 30, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.