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Nocona in Montague County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Central Christian Church

 
 
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By Larry D. Moore, June 15, 2018
1. Central Christian Church Marker
Inscription. This sanctuary was constructed in 1894, six years after Central Christian Church was founded by The Rev. M.F. Smith. Built by craftsmen Roger Brothers and R. Chenowith, the Gothic Revival structure was one of the first of its style to appear in this area of the Texas frontier. Outstanding features of the church building include the steeply-pitched gables, lancet windows, and fine interior woodwork.
 
Erected 1962 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 789.)
 
Location. 33° 47.411′ N, 97° 43.582′ W. Marker is in Nocona, Texas, in Montague County. Marker is at the intersection of Cooke Street and East Elm Street, on the right when traveling north on Cooke Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Cooke St, Nocona TX 76255, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cotton Gin & Grist Millstones (approx. 1.1 miles away); Red River Station / Texas Civil War Frontier Defense (approx. 1.1 miles away); Frontier Montague County Trails & Mail Routes (approx. 1.2 miles away); United Methodist Church of Montague (approx. 8.8 miles
Central Christian Church image. Click for full size.
By Larry D. Moore, June 15, 2018
2. Central Christian Church
away); Montague Catholic Cemetery (approx. 9.2 miles away); Spanish Fort (approx. 12.4 miles away); Site of the 1759 Taovayo Victory Over Spain (approx. 12 miles away); Head of Elm (approx. 13.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nocona.
 
Also see . . .  Central Christian Church. (Submitted on June 27, 2018.)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 26, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 26, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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