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Near Glenwood in Crenshaw County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

New Providence Primitive Baptist Church Site

 
 
New Providence Primitive Baptist Church Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 2, 2014
1. New Providence Primitive Baptist Church Site Marker
Inscription. Constituted in 1833 about 1 mile northwest of this location with 10 charter members. The Church was admitted to the Conecuh River Baptist Association in November 1833. In 1863, the Church moved to this location on land bought from Benjamin Dorman where a building was erected. Services continued until August 1981, when the building was destroyed by arson.
 
Erected 2002 by the Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 31° 40.241′ N, 86° 10.871′ W. Marker is near Glenwood, Alabama, in Crenshaw County. Marker is on Glenwood Road (County Road 6) one mile east of North Glenwood Road (County Road 57), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Goshen AL 36035, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Goshen Substation (approx. 5.3 miles away); Elam Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 6.4 miles away); Rutledge Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 8.2 miles away); Little Oak United Methodist Church (approx. 8.6 miles away); Rutledge (approx. 8.6 miles away); Rodgers School (approx. 9.1 miles away); Allred House & Cemetery (approx. 10.3 miles away); Sports (approx. 12.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Marker area image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 2, 2014
2. Marker area
Marker Area image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 2, 2014
3. Marker Area
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 2, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 367 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 2, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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