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Baird in Callahan County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

First Presbyterian Church of Baird

 
 
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By Duane Hall, February 8, 2015
1. First Presbyterian Church of Baird Marker
Inscription. Organized June 26, 1885, by six members of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, under the Rev. F.E. Leach. Town of Baird was then five years old.
     In 1906, the Cumberland and “Northern” branches of the church were united.
     The present building was erected in 1910.
 
Erected 1969 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 1827.)
 
Location. 32° 23.663′ N, 99° 23.595′ W. Marker is in Baird, Texas, in Callahan County. Marker is at the intersection of E. 4th Street (Business Interstate 20) and Chestnut Street, on the right when traveling west on E. 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baird TX 79504, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Baby Treaty Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); Pioneers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic National Bankhead Highway (about 300 feet away); Callahan County War Memorial (about 300 feet away); Callahan County (about 300 feet away); Callahan County Courthouse (about
First Presbyterian Church of Baird Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, February 8, 2015
2. First Presbyterian Church of Baird Marker
Marker is attached to building left of the church entrance
300 feet away); Camp Pecan C.S.A. / Texas Civil War Frontier Defense (about 400 feet away); First Callahan Jail (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baird.
 
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First Presbyterian Church of Baird image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, February 8, 2015
3. First Presbyterian Church of Baird
First Presbyterian Church of Baird image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, February 8, 2015
4. First Presbyterian Church of Baird
View to northwest from intersection of E. 4th Street and Chestnut Street
Callahan County Courthouse to the left (west) of the church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 10, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 10, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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