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Near Maplewood in Shelby County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Beehive Community Church

Miami Christian Church

 

—once a thriving rural fellowship —

 
Beehive Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 1, 2014
1. Beehive Church Marker
close up of plaque
Inscription. site of Beehive Miami Christian Church 1875- 1998
 
Location. 40° 20.163′ N, 84° 1.099′ W. Marker is near Maplewood, Ohio, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of St Rt 47 (Ohio Route 47) and Tawawa- Maplewood Road (County Route 19), on the left when traveling west on St Rt 47. Touch for map. marker is at rural crossroad, 2 miles south of the village of Maplewood. Marker is at or near this postal address: 21898 St Rt 47, Maplewood OH 45340, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Quincy Ohio Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.2 miles away); Old Quincy School (approx. 3.6 miles away); Port Jefferson School Bell (approx. 4 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 4½ miles away); Vance Blockhouse (approx. 4.8 miles away); Curry Blockhouse / Shawnee Village “Oldtown” (approx. 5.6 miles away); Old Town Shawnee Village (was approx. 5.7 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Perry Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.7 miles away).
 
Regarding Beehive Community Church. 1922 Dec 4 (Out of the past in the Sidney Daily News)

Rev. Daniel Nelson Short, 73, of Bellefontaine,
died suddenly in the midst of his sermon,
while
Beehive Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 1, 2014
2. Beehive Church Marker
full view of marker
preaching Sunday at the Miami Christian Church
at Bee Hive in eastern Shelby county.
Rev. Short, who was a supply preacher at the church,
was stricken, apparently with a heart attack,
shortly after he began to preach his sermon.
 
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Beehive Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 1, 2014
3. Beehive Church Marker
site view, with marker in the distance
Beehive image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 1, 2014
4. Beehive
corner of St Rt 47 and Tawawa- Maplewood Road, rural Shelby County, Ohio
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 20, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 278 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 2, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Would appreciate any old or current photo of the church. • Can you help?
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