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Franklin Cumberland Presbyterian Church

 
 
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By Sandra Hughes, December 8, 2012
1. Franklin Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1871 as Franklin's first Cumberland Presbyterian Church, the cornerstone was laid on June 3, 1876. Designed by H.C. Thompson, architect of Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, the church was dedicated on April 16, 1877, with the Rev. Thomas Dale serving as first minister. This Gothic revival church was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as part of the Hincheyville Historic District in 1982.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 3D 66.)
 
Location. 35° 55.389′ N, 86° 52.374′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Tennessee, in Williamson County. Marker is at the intersection of 7th Avenue South and West Main Street, on the right when traveling north on 7th Avenue South. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin TN 37064, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hincheyville (a few steps from this marker); Franklin Special School District (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Paul's Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Williamson County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Field Hospitals
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By Sandra Hughes, December 8, 2012
2. Franklin Cumberland Presbyterian Church Marker
(about 300 feet away); Andrew Jackson (about 400 feet away); Chickasaw Treaty Council (about 400 feet away); Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
 
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Franklin Cumberland Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, December 8, 2012
3. Franklin Cumberland Presbyterian Church
Franklin Cumberland Presbyterian Church image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, December 8, 2012
4. Franklin Cumberland Presbyterian Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 249 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 10, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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