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Calhoun in Gordon County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church

Erected 1860

 
 
Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 2, 2012
1. Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. Circuit Riders 1847-1853

Formally established 18 October 1853

1st Painted Church in Northwest Georgia

Only Church Where Union and Confederates Worshipped Together in Same Service During the War – April 1864

Union Field Hospital – May 1864

Restored 2002
 
Location. 34° 27.75′ N, 84° 58.733′ W. Marker is in Calhoun, Georgia, in Gordon County. Marker is on Liberty Road 0.1 miles east of Georgia Route 53, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1115 Liberty Road, Calhoun GA 30701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Liberty Church Grounds (within shouting distance of this marker); Johnston's Rear Guard Stops McPherson (approx. 2.4 miles away); Roland Hayes (approx. 3 miles away); Richard Peters Plantation (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Calhoun Depot (approx. 3.1 miles away); Gordon County (approx. 3.2 miles away); Calhoun, Ga, May 18, 1864. (approx. 3.3 miles away); Battle of Lay's Ferry (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Calhoun.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.War, US Civil
 
Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 2, 2012
2. Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker
The marker is just to the left of the church doors.
Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 2, 2012
3. Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker
Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 2, 2012
4. Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker
Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 2, 2012
5. Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church
Erected in 1860
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 359 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 5, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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