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Lloyd Presbyterian Church

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
1. Lloyd Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription.  The congregation of Lloyd Presbyterian Church was formed in the 1870s as part of a national movement by Northern missionaries to establish African-American Presbyterian churches in the South. Lloyd Presbyterian Church's current building was constructed between 1900 and 1907. One of the earliest religious buildings in Winston-Salem, it is Forsyth County's only Carpenter Gothic style church. Throughout its long history, the church has taken a leadership role in the political and social developments of the community. A landmark among African-American buildings, Lloyd Presbyterian Church is the earliest remaining building in the former Depot Street neighborhood.

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.
 
Erected 2004 by Winston-Salem Historic Marker Program.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansChurches & ReligionGovernment & Politics. A significant historical year for this entry is 1900.
 
Location. 36° 6.22′ N, 80° 14.54′ W. Marker is in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in Forsyth County

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By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
2. Lloyd Presbyterian Church Marker
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. Marker is on N. Chestnut St. 0.1 miles north of E. 7th St., on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winston Salem NC 27101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pythian Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Baptist Church (about 500 feet away); Depot Street Graded School Site (about 600 feet away); Downtown North Historic District (approx. ¼ mile away); New Bethel Baptist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Safe Bus Company (approx. 0.3 miles away); R.J.R. Labor Strikes (approx. 0.4 miles away); Symbol of Service (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winston-Salem.
 
Lloyd Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
3. Lloyd Presbyterian Church Marker
Lloyd Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
4. Lloyd Presbyterian Church
Lloyd Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Michael C. Wilcox, January 25, 2012
5. Lloyd Presbyterian Church
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By Michael C. Wilcox, February 15, 2012
6. Lloyd Presbyterian Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 26, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 564 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 26, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.   6. submitted on February 17, 2012, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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