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St. Phillip A.M.E. Church

 
 
St. Phillip A.M.E. Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2010
1. St. Phillip A.M.E. Church Marker
Inscription. This church, organized by 1835, met first in a brush arbor 1 ½ mi. N., then constructed a sanctuary on this site shortly thereafter. Its first pastor was Rev. Anderson Burns, and its original trustees were Joseph and Robert Collins, Barnes Flowers, Saylor Pope, Harkness Smith, and Red Stroy. A later sanctuary, built in 1952; burned in 1981; the present sanctuary was dedicated that year.
 
Erected 1999 by the St. Phillip A.M.E. Church Anniversary Committeee. (Marker Number 40-121.)
 
Location. 33° 50.973′ N, 80° 39.012′ W. Marker is in Eastover, South Carolina, in Richland County. Marker is on McCords Ferry Road (U.S. 601), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located just south of Gatehill Road. Marker is in this post office area: Eastover SC 29044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kensington (approx. 1.4 miles away); Richland Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); Eastover (approx. 3.2 miles away); Kingville (approx. 4.2 miles away); Congaree River Ferries (approx. 6 miles away); John M. Bates Bridge
St. Phillip A.M.E. Church Marker, looking north along US 601 image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 23, 2010
2. St. Phillip A.M.E. Church Marker, looking north along US 601
(approx. 6.4 miles away); Gadsden (approx. 6.8 miles away); Site of Manchester (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eastover.
 
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St. Phillip A.M.E. Church and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 23, 2010
3. St. Phillip A.M.E. Church and Marker
St. Phillip A.M.E. Church Marker, lookig southward along US 601 image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 23, 2010
4. St. Phillip A.M.E. Church Marker, lookig southward along US 601
St. Phillip A.M.E. Church Marker and Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 23, 2010
5. St. Phillip A.M.E. Church Marker and Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 647 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 30, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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