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Silverstreet in Newberry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

New Chapel Church

 
 
New Chapel Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
1. New Chapel Church Marker
Inscription. Once housing a school for area students, this United Methodist church was located closer to the Saluda River around 1820. The congregation moved to this site after Isaac Herbert, a member of the S.C. House of Representatives (1844-45), donated the land in 1833. The present building was constructed in 1879.
 
Erected 1988 by Newberry County Historical Society. (Marker Number 36-12.)
 
Location. 34° 10.917′ N, 81° 39.917′ W. Marker is in Silverstreet, South Carolina, in Newberry County. Marker is on Deadfall Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at the intersection of Deadfall and New Chapel Church Road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 133 New Chapel Church Road, Newberry SC 29108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bush River Quaker Meeting (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Rock House (approx. 4.6 miles away); Luther Rice (approx. 6.1 miles away but has been reported missing); Henry McNeal Turner (approx. 6.6 miles away); Calvin Crozier Murder Site (approx. 6.7 miles away);
New Chapel United Methodist Church Sign image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
2. New Chapel United Methodist Church Sign
Newberry Cotton Mills (approx. 6.7 miles away); Newberry Village Cemetery (approx. 6.8 miles away); Newberry County World War II Monument (approx. 6.9 miles away); Newberry County World War I Monument (approx. 6.9 miles away); National WWII Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away).
 
Regarding New Chapel Church. New Chapel Methodist Church was organized about 1830 by Isaac Herbert. It is the third Methodist church in the Newberry circuit and is the smallest church in the circuit with a cemetery.
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USChurches, Etc.Education
 
New Chapel Church image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
3. New Chapel Church
New Chapel Church - Front (South) Elevation image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
4. New Chapel Church - Front (South) Elevation
New Chapel Church Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
5. New Chapel Church Cemetery
New Chapel Church Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, November 1, 2008
6. New Chapel Church Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,056 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 3, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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