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Colleyville in Tarrant County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Pleasant Run Baptist Church

 
 
Pleasant Run Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J Frye
1. Pleasant Run Baptist Church Marker
Inscription.  

The Baptist Church of Christ of Pleasant Run was organized on April 7, 1877, by a presbytery consisting of J.Q. Barnett, L.H. Foster, A.J. Hallford and M.J. Mills. The congregation met at first in the one-room Grange Hall or Lodge in what became known as Bransford. Later, they moved to Pleasant Run School, located a short distance south of the present church building. In 1904 W.H. Throop and Dave Vickers gave on acre of land for a church house. Later, Sunday School rooms, an educational facility and a sanctuary were added.
 
Erected 1978 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4052.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionEducationSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1877.
 
Location. 32° 53.795′ N, 97° 9.247′ W. Marker is in Colleyville, Texas, in Tarrant County. Marker is at the intersection of Pleasant Run Road and Shelton Drive, on the left when traveling south on Pleasant Run Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6005 Pleasant Run Road, Colleyville TX 76034, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Webb House (approx. half a mile away); Pleasant Run School (approx. half a mile away); Bransford (approx. half a mile away); Bransford Depot (approx. half a mile away); Felps Berry Farm (approx. half a mile away); Texas Public School Gymnastics Program (approx. half a mile away); The Bogart Dairy (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dr. Lilburn Howard Colley (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colleyville.
 
Pleasant Run Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By J Frye
2. Pleasant Run Baptist Church Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 28, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 27, 2022, by J Frye of Fort Worth, Texas. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 138 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 27, 2022, by J Frye of Fort Worth, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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