Bluffton in Beaufort County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Bluffton United Methodist Church
Erected by Bluffton United Methodist Church.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1853.
Location. 32° 13.92′ N, 80° 51.779′ W. Marker Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Calhoun Street, Bluffton SC 29910, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Church of the Cross (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Burning of Bluffton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cyrus Garvin/Cyrus Garvin House (approx. Ό mile away); Campbell Chapel A.M.E. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bluffton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Michael C. Riley Schools (approx. 0.6 miles away); Palmetto Bluff (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Palmetto Bluff (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bluffton.
Regarding Bluffton United Methodist Church. National Register of Historic Places:
Bluffton Historic District (added 1996 - District - #96000686) Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Natural Feature, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Natural Feature, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Credits. This page was last revised on October 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 22, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 885 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 22, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.