Near Yadkinville in Yadkin County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Deep Creek Friends Meeting
Was established by the North Carolina Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends on March 13, 1793. It was the first Monthly Meeting in this area.
Meetings were held as early as 1783. Deep Creek helped establish Hunting Creek, Forbush, Harmony Grove, East Bend, Union Cross, Pilot View, Southview, Winthrop Meetings and many others.
Erected 1999 by Yadkin County Historical Society. (Marker Number 2.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Colonial Era. In addition, it is included in the Quakerism series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1917.
Location. 36° 10.93′ N, 80° 39.11′ W. Marker is near Yadkinville, North Carolina, in Yadkin County. Marker is on Deep Creek Church Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Yadkinville NC 27055, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bond Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Bond School House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Second Yadkin County Jail Yadkinville (approx. 3.2 miles away); Richmond Pearson (approx. 4.1 miles away); Rockford (approx. 6.1 miles away); Richmond Hill (approx. 6.3 miles away); a different marker also named Richmond Hill (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yadkinville.
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