New Hope in Glynn County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Needwood Baptist Church and Needwood School
Erected 1999 by Georgia Historical Society and the Pilot Club of Brunswick, Inc. (Marker Number 67-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 16.957′ N, 81° 26.454′ W. Marker is in New Hope, Georgia, in Glynn County. Marker is on U.S. 17, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located 1 mile south of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation State Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Brunswick GA 31525, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hopeton-on-the-Altamaha ( approx. Boys Estate ( approx. 2.1 miles away); Brunswick Stew ( approx. 2.9 miles away); The State of Georgia Salutes ( approx. 2.9 miles away); Frederica - The Barricks ( approx. 4.9 miles away); Frederica - Oglethorpe ( approx. 4.9 miles away); Frederica - The Fort ( approx. 4.9 miles away); Famous Butler Authors ( approx. 5 miles away).
Also see . . . National Register of Historical Places. Needwood Baptist Church and School (added 1998 - Building - #98001520)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Religion, Black, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure (Submitted on November 15, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 15, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,802 times since then and 87 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 15, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 10, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.