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Hickory in Catawba County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Frame Church

 
 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 2, 2009
1. Frame Church Marker
Inscription.  To your right stood a frame church built by First Presbyterian Church. The first service was Nov. 2, 1878, and was their house of worship until 1905, when it was purchased by Christ Lutheran Church. The Lutherans worshiped here until 1926. It was then used for commercial purposes until 1948 when it was raised.
 
Location. 35° 43.865′ N, 81° 20.305′ W. Marker is in Hickory, North Carolina, in Catawba County. Marker is on S. Center St.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hickory NC 28601, 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. Old Hickory Tavern (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Henry Weidner Robinson (about 800 feet away); 210MM German Howitzer (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tower of Miracles (approx. 0.2 miles away); Claremont College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lenoir Rhyne (approx. 0.8 miles away); Piedmont Wagon Company (approx. 0.9 miles away); "Miracle of Hickory" (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hickory.
 
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It appears that
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 2, 2009
2. Frame Church Marker
the last word on this marker was misspelled. As spelled it does not make sense. The word should be “razed,” as in “torn down.”
    — Submitted January 15, 2017, by Gustav of Naples, Florida.

 
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By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 2, 2009
3. Frame Church Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on January 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 3, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 901 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 3, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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