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Bolivar in Hardeman County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
 

St. James Episcopal Church

One Block

 
 
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By Ken Smith, April 11, 2009
1. St. James Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription. Organized April 17, 1834. The Present edifice, completed 1870 and consecrated by Bishop Charles T. Quintard, replaced a brick building built in 1840. The memorial window for Gen. Otho F. Strahl and Lt. John Marsh, both killed in the Battle of Franklin, was given by Quintard from sale of a fine horse given him by Strahl before the battle.
 
Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission. (Marker Number 4C 23.)
 
Location. 35° 15.378′ N, 88° 59.374′ W. Marker is in Bolivar, Tennessee, in Hardeman County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street (U.S. 64) and Washington Street, on the right when traveling west on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bolivar TN 38008, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bolivar (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Houston Bills (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Hatchie Town (approx. 1.2 miles away); Battle of Middleburg (approx. 6.8 miles away); Sassafras Mill (approx. 10.6 miles away); Hardeman County/Fayette County (approx. 11.7 miles away); Armstrong's Raid (approx. 15.5 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.War, US Civil
 
St. James Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, April 11, 2009
2. St. James Episcopal Church
St. James Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Ken Smith, April 11, 2009
3. St. James Episcopal Church
223 W. Lafayette Street, Bolivar, Tennessee 38008
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on March 20, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 19, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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