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Holly Springs in Marshall County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Asbury United Methodist Church

 
 
Ashbury United Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 1, 2015
1. Ashbury United Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. At the original site of the Asbury Methodist Church, the Upper Mississippi conference was organized on February 5, 1891. Classes first held in the church led to the establishment of Rust College.
 
Erected 1981 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 46.106′ N, 89° 27.179′ W. Marker is in Holly Springs, Mississippi, in Marshall County. Marker is on West College Avenue 0.1 miles west of South Craft Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Holly Springs MS 38635, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Holly Springs (approx. 0.3 miles away); Yellow Fever House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hill Country Blues (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign (approx. 0.3 miles away); Walthall Home (approx. 0.6 miles away); Airliewood (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign (approx. one mile away); Sherwood Bonner (McDowell) (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holly Springs.
 
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Ashbury United Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 1, 2015
2. Ashbury United Methodist Church Marker
Ashbury United Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 1, 2015
3. Ashbury United Methodist Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 173 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 6, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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