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Luray in Page County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mt. Carmel Baptist Church

 
 
Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Tablet to the Right of the Door image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 23, 2010
1. Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Tablet to the Right of the Door
Inscription.  Organized 1812. Called Old School Baptist since 1832 when there occurred a division in the Baptist Churches of the United States.

Mt. Carmel Church Buildings. First, a frame building in West End. Second, a brick building at the head of Broad St., erected 1849. Third, this building, erected 1911.
 
Location. 38° 39.834′ N, 78° 27.651′ W. Marker is in Luray, Virginia, in Page County. Marker is on South Broad Street (Business U.S. 340) south of Campbell Street, on the right when traveling south. Across from the railroad station (now the visitors’ center). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 124 S Broad St, Luray VA 22835, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Slave Auction Block (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Massanutten School (about 400 feet away); White House Ferry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Farm Machinery From The Past (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Chapman-Ruffner House (approx. half a mile away); Cavalry Engagement (approx.
Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Tablet to the Left of the Door image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 23, 2010
2. Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Tablet to the Left of the Door
half a mile away); Fisher’s Hill and Yager’s Mill (approx. half a mile away); Confederate Heroes Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Luray.
 
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: Churches & Religion
 
Mt. Carmel Primitive Baptist Church image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, September 23, 2010
3. Mt. Carmel Primitive Baptist Church
Stone tablets are visible between the left and right sets of columns.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2010, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 717 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 30, 2010, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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