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Near Goshen in Pike County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Elam Primitive Baptist Church

 
 
Elam Primitive Baptist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
1. Elam Primitive Baptist Church Marker
Inscription. Constituted March 7, 1830 (about two miles NE of this site) with eight charter members including Elijah Wyatt the first pastor. In 1850ís church moved to this location on land given by Deacon James Folmar. Present building erected 1906.

This marker dedicated on 150th anniversary of church (March 9, 1980) to memory of nearly 100 families who have played prominent roles in this church and community.
 
Erected 1980 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 31° 44.922′ N, 86° 7.428′ W. Marker is near Goshen, Alabama, in Pike County. Marker is at the intersection of County Road 5 and County Road 46, on the right when traveling south on County Road 5. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Goshen AL 36035, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Goshen Substation (approx. 1.5 miles away); Rodgers School (approx. 2.8 miles away); Little Oak United Methodist Church (approx. 4.3 miles away); Allred House & Cemetery (approx. 5.8 miles away); New Providence Primitive Baptist Church Site (approx. 6.4 miles away);
Elam Primitive Baptist Church Marker At The Intersection Of The County Roads. image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
2. Elam Primitive Baptist Church Marker At The Intersection Of The County Roads.
The Great Pensacola Trading Path (approx. 9.2 miles away); Three Notch Road (approx. 9.8 miles away); Confederate Memorial (approx. 9.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Goshen.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Elam Primitive Baptist Church and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
3. Elam Primitive Baptist Church and Marker
Elam Primitive Baptist Church image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
4. Elam Primitive Baptist Church
Elam Primitive Baptist Church Sign, Way Out In The Countryside. image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
5. Elam Primitive Baptist Church Sign, Way Out In The Countryside.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 878 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 12, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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