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Church of the Good Shepard

 
 
Church of the Good Shepard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2010
1. Church of the Good Shepard Marker
Inscription. Beginning in 1883 with services held in nearby private homes by Trinity Church, this Episcopal church then constructed a building on Barnwell Street, was organized into a mission, and became a separate parish in 1886. Rt. Rev. Albert S. Thomas, 9th Bishop of S. C., was lay reader of Good Shepherd, 1893-1900. The church moved to this site after the present building was completed in 1901.
 
Erected 1980 by The Women of the Church. (Marker Number 40-88.)
 
Location. 34° 0.576′ N, 81° 1.865′ W. Marker is in Columbia, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on Blanding Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located between Bull Street and Pickens Street. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia SC 29201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Columbia Bible College, 1937-1960 / Westervelt Home, 1930 - 1937 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hampton - Preston House (about 600 feet away); Former Site of Columbia Theological Seminary (about 600 feet away); Site of Columbia Male Academy (about 700 feet away); Site of Blanding House
Church of the Good Shepard Marker, looking east along Blanding Street image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2010
2. Church of the Good Shepard Marker, looking east along Blanding Street
(about 800 feet away); Original Site of Winthrop College (approx. 0.2 miles away); DeBruhl-Marshall House (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Columbia Bible College (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
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Church of the Good Shepard image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, February 21, 2010
3. Church of the Good Shepard
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 500 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 7, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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