Near Sunburg in Kandiyohi County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
The Old Log Church
It can be considered as the "Mother Church" of six present day Lutheran congregations in the area: East Norway Lake, First, Hope, Monson Lake, South Lake Johanna, and West Lake.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1868.
Location. 45° 18.743′ N, 95° 10.657′ W. Marker is near Sunburg, Minnesota, in Kandiyohi County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 99th Street Northwest and 195th Avenue Northwest, on the right when traveling north. Marker is approximately 13 driving miles west of New London. Marker is 0.3 miles north of County State-Aid Highway 40 (County Road 40 Northwest). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9601 195th Avenue Northwest, Pennock MN 56279, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured Old Log Church (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Military Post (approx. 2.6 miles away); Isle of Refuge (approx. 2.6 miles away); Lundborg Cabin (approx. 2.8 miles away); Jericho (approx. 2.8 miles away); Lake Florida Mission Covenant Church (approx. 5.6 miles away); Johannes Iverson (approx. 6 miles away); Guri Endresen-Rosseland (approx. 10 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sunburg.
Also see . . . History of the Norway Lake settlement and log church. (Submitted on October 28, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 28, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 366 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 28, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.