Harrodsburg in Mercer County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
The Baptist Tabernacle of The Wilderness
April - May 1776.
The spreading Elm was the pioneers' first sanctuary.
Location. 37° 45.783′ N, 84° 50.138′ W. Marker is in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, in Mercer County. Marker can be reached from East Lexington Street (U.S. 68) east of Woodland Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 427 E. Lexington Street, Harrodsburg KY 40330, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wilderness Revival (here, next to this marker); Fort Harrod (approx. 0.6 miles away); Early Gun Shop Site / Civil War Armorer (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Lincoln Marriage Cabin (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lincoln Marriage Temple (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Lincoln Move to the Frontier (approx. 0.6 miles away); Osage Orange Tree (approx. 0.6 miles away); James Harrod (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrodsburg.
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 1, 2013, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 1, 2013, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.