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Paducah in McCracken County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Grace Episcopal

 
 
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By Sandra Hughes, September 14, 2011
1. Grace Episcopal Marker
Inscription. Grace Church was organized in 1848 in the home of Adam Rankin Hickman. First structure, built of lumber cut in Louisville and floated downstream, was located on riverfront near Market Street. Consecrated on April 21, 1851. During Civil War Property was confiscated by U.S. government and church was used as hospital.
 
Erected 1967 by Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 1090.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Kentucky Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 37° 5.069′ N, 88° 36.197′ W. Marker is in Paducah, Kentucky, in McCracken County. Marker is on Broadway Street just east of 9th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Paducah KY 42001, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Broadway Methodist (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tilghman House (about 600 feet away); Tilghman Home (about 600 feet away); "Duke of Paducah" (about 700 feet away); 8th U.S. Heavy Artillery (Colored) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Visitors Coming to Paducah
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By Sandra Hughes, September 14, 2011
2. Grace Episcopal Church
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Spanish American War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Old Judge Priest" (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paducah.
 
Also see . . .  History of Grace Episcopal Church. (Submitted on September 22, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Grace Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, September 14, 2011
3. Grace Episcopal Church
Grace Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, September 14, 2011
4. Grace Episcopal Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 375 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 17, 2011, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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