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First Presbyterian Church of Southport

“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations ....” (Matthew 28:19)

 
 
First Presbyterian Church of Southport Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 7, 2013
1. First Presbyterian Church of Southport Marker
Inscription. In recognition of its 150th year as a worshipping congregation, this sign marks the original location of the First Presbyterian Church of Southport, established March 30, 1833. Originally known as New Providence, the founding congregation met at this site in a log cabin called the "Old Mud Schoolhouse." This marker is dedicated to the glory of God in 1983, the congregation's sesquicentennial year. The past is prologue to the future.
 
Erected 1983 by The Sesquicentennial Committee. (Marker Number 49.1983.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 39° 40.385′ N, 86° 6.667′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker is on McFarland Road north of E. Banta Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Indianapolis IN 46227, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mary Bryan, Pioneer Woman (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Cabin in Greenwood (approx. 2.8 miles away); Sarah T. Bolton (approx. 3.2 miles away); First Church, School and Cemetery
First Presbyterian Church of Southport Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 7, 2013
2. First Presbyterian Church of Southport Marker
View to the south along McFarland Road
(approx. 3.6 miles away); German Greenhouses and Truck Gardens (approx. 3.9 miles away); James T. and Laura Polk Community House (approx. 4 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); The Birthplace of Banking in Greenwood (approx. 4.1 miles away).
 
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First Presbyterian Church of Southport Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 7, 2013
3. First Presbyterian Church of Southport Marker
View to the north along McFarland Road
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 31, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 288 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 31, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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