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Mt. Ulla in Rowan County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Thyatira Church

 
 
Thyatira Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, September 13, 2021
1. Thyatira Church Marker
Inscription.  Presbyterian. Founded by 1750.Present building completed in 1860. First permanent minister was Samuel McCorkle, who is buried 600 yards N.
 
Erected 2014 by North Carolina Office of Archives and History. (Marker Number L-10.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1750.
 
Location. 35° 38.862′ N, 80° 38.118′ W. Marker is in Mt. Ulla, North Carolina, in Rowan County. Marker is at the intersection of Mooresville Road (State Highway 150) and White Road, on the right when traveling west on Mooresville Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8609 Mooresville Rd, Salisbury NC 28147, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Matthew Locke (here, next to this marker); Thyatira Presbyterian Church Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thyatira Presbyterian Church (approx. ¼ mile away); A Short History of Thyatira Presbyterian Church (USA) (approx. 0.3 miles away); Four Houses of Worship (approx.
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0.4 miles away); Samuel McCorkle (approx. 1.2 miles away); Francis Locke (approx. 2.8 miles away); Back Creek Presbyterian Church (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mt. Ulla.
 
Thyatira Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, September 13, 2021
2. Thyatira Church Marker
Thyatira Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, September 13, 2021
3. Thyatira Presbyterian Church Marker
Ye Lower Meeting House and Burial Ground 1749
Cathey's Meeting House
1753 received deed for 12 acres from John Linn
Name changed to Thyatira 1764
A Frame Church building built ca 1770 in lower part of cemetery
Present building built 1860
Thyatira Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Wintermantel, September 13, 2021
4. Thyatira Presbyterian Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 16, 2021, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 164 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 16, 2021, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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