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Waynesboro in Wayne County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Philadelphus Church

 
 
Philadelphus Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
1. Philadelphus Church Marker
Inscription. 8 mi. NE, on Bucatunna Creek. Organized with 11 members, March 31, 1821, in John Keahey home. Moved to McCrae & Britton area about 1840. First Presbyterian Church in Wayne Co.
 
Erected 1954 by the Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 31° 40.581′ N, 88° 38.487′ W. Marker is in Waynesboro, Mississippi, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Mississippi Drive (State Highway 145) and Wayne Street, on the right when traveling north on Mississippi Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 801 Mississippi Drive, Waynesboro MS 39367, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Baptist Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Auto Bank (approx. mile away); Wayne County Civil War Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wayne County War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. half a mile away); Lt. Jake W. Lindsey Highway
Philadelphus Church image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
2. Philadelphus Church
Located about 8.5 miles east by way of intersection of Mississippi State Route 145 & Wayne Street (which becomes Dyess Bridge Road, then left on Big Rock Road).
(approx. half a mile away); Gray Family Cemetery (approx. 4 miles away); Clinch Gray (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waynesboro.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Philadelphus Church gazebo with well. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
3. Philadelphus Church gazebo with well.
View of marker looking north on Mississippi State Route 145. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
4. View of marker looking north on Mississippi State Route 145.
View of marker on left looking south on Mississippi State Route 145 at Wayne Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, January 17, 2015
5. View of marker on left looking south on Mississippi State Route 145 at Wayne Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 18, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 244 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 18, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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