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Carlisle in Nicholas County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Old Concord Church

 
 
Old Concord Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 14, 2019
1. Old Concord Church Marker
Inscription.  Organized 1793, 2½ miles south. Site of Presbyterian Church and school made famous by its pioneer pastors: John Rankin, Barton W. Stone, Sam'l Shannon, John Rogers, John P. Campbell, Samuel Rannels, Robert Marshall, Robert Finley, James Welsh. In 1851 control of Old Concord was relinquished to Christian Church. Log structure replaced by present church, 1860.
 
Erected 1966 by Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 935.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 38° 18.698′ N, 84° 1.52′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Kentucky, in Nicholas County. Marker is on East Main Street west of Dorsey Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: East Main Street, Carlisle KY 40311, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. County Name's Sake (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. Charles W. Mathers 1856-1937 / Nicholas County Benefactor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carlisle Passenger Depot
View of marker (middle of photo), looking west on Main Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 14, 2019
2. View of marker (middle of photo), looking west on Main Street.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Forest Retreat (approx. 2 miles away); Col. Daniel Boone (approx. 2.6 miles away); Upper Blue Licks (approx. 5.8 miles away); Mae Street Kidd (approx. 6.7 miles away); Pioneer Pursuit (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Also see . . .  History of the Restoration Movement - the Concord Church. (Submitted on July 27, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
View from Old Concord Church Marker east. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 14, 2019
3. View from Old Concord Church Marker east.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 72 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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