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View, Brown Marsh Presbyterian Church, Bladen County, North Carolina

Brown Marsh Presbyterian Church (Bladen County, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Brown Marsh Presbyterian Church, Bladen County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Church buildings
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-74-12-3947
Carpenter:
Created Date:
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Bladen County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
Collection:
State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from the North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. For general information see their website (http://www.hpo.ncdcr.gov/).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building:

Carpenter:
Built:
Street:
8239-8959 State Road 1700
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
28433
Provenance note:
Scots Presbyterian congregation was the first owner.
Historical note:
The church is the oldest in Bladen County and exemplifies the plain meetinghouse constructed for Scots Presbyterians in this area. Thomas Sheridan, the carpenter associated with the church, was a prominent local free black carpenter. The church is listed on the National Register for Historic Places.
Location:
Bladen County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Church buildings
Religious buildings
Brickwork
African Americans -- History
National Register of Historic Places
Historic buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
34.525833, -78.638611

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