Bessemer in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Canaan Baptist Church
Jeﬀerson County's Oldest Baptist Church
Erected 1968 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 33° 20.469′ N, 86° 55.522′ W. Marker is in Bessemer, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker is on Morgan Rd, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2543 Morgan Rd,, Bessemer AL 35022, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brock’s Gap / Historic Gateway To Birmingham (approx. 2.9 miles away); Hosea Holcombe (approx. 3.6 miles away); Sweet Home / Henry W. Sweet (approx. 4.3 miles away); Doughboy Monument (approx. 4.4 miles away); Bright Star / Koikos Restaurant (approx. 4.5 miles away); Ross Bridge (approx. 4.6 miles away); Union Baptist Church And Cemetery (approx. 5.4 miles away); Overseer’s House (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bessemer.
Also see . . . Canaan Baptist Church website. (Submitted on October 31, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Bessemer, Alabama, Jefferson County, Church, Canaan, Baptist
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2010, by Julia Frost of Hoover, Alabama. This page has been viewed 921 times since then and 39 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on October 24, 2010, by Julia Frost of Hoover, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.