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Kinsley in Edwards County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The Edwards County Historical Society

 
 
The Edwards County Historical Society Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, April 17, 2012
1. The Edwards County Historical Society Marker
Inscription. This Church was built in 1884 in Wendel, Kansas. In 1917 the church was moved to Centerview, Kansas and moved to Kinsley, Kansas in September 1967.
The church was sold at public auction, bought by L.E. Brown, and later was donated to the Edwards County Historical Society by Mr. and Mrs. L.E. Brown.
Morning worship was held in the chapel May 19, 1968 at 11:00 A.M. by the people of this community. Rev. W.F. Ramsdale a former pastor of this chapel preached the sermon to a house filled congregation.
On June 22nd, 1968 at 8:00 P.M. the wedding of Mr. Bob Cattahan and Jody Chalk was performed in the all faith chapel.
The chapel policy committee: Mrs. Coats, Rev. Bonebrake, Mr. Newlin
 
Location. 37° 55.062′ N, 99° 25.33′ W. Marker is in Kinsley, Kansas, in Edwards County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 56 and Winchester Avenue, on the left when traveling east on U.S. 56. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kinsley KS 67547, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Criley 1872 (approx. 14.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
The Edwards County Historical Society Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, April 17, 2012
2. The Edwards County Historical Society Marker
The Edwards County Historical Society image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, April 17, 2012
3. The Edwards County Historical Society
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 11, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 453 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 11, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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