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Natchez in Adams County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Site of Cokesbury Chapel

Earliest Methodist Church in Natchez

 
 
Site of Cokesbury Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 30, 2016
1. Site of Cokesbury Chapel Marker
Inscription. Erected 1807. Launer Blackman, Elder. Caleb W. Cloud Pastor. Trustees: Launer Blackman, Newit Vick, Reuben Gibson, W. Foster, Phillip Gorral, David Lattimore. This tablet placed 1935 by Jubilee Circle of W.M.S Jefferson St. Ch.
 
Erected 1935 by Jubilee Circle of W.M.S Jefferson St. Ch.
 
Location. 31° 33.603′ N, 91° 24.073′ W. Marker is in Natchez, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of Franklin Street and Locust Street, on the right when traveling south on Franklin Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 512 Franklin Street, Natchez MS 39120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Intersection of Jefferson and North Union streets (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Intersection of Main and South Union Streets (about 400 feet away); Jefferson Street Methodist Church (about 500 feet away); St. Mary's Cathedral (about 500 feet away); Bud Scott (about 600 feet away); Immaculate Conception Shrine c. 1846 (about 600 feet away); United States Courthouse (about 700 feet away); Site of Bank of Mississippi (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchez.
 
More about this marker.
Site of Cokesbury Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 30, 2016
2. Site of Cokesbury Chapel Marker
This marker is located on the side of the building at 512 Franklin Street. It is difficult to see as it has been painted the same color (white) as the building itself.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 130 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 28, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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