- View, Philadelphus Presbyterian Church, Philadelphus, Robeson County, North Carolina
Greek revival (Architecture)
- Item identifier:
- Higley, Gilbert P., 1823-1896 more info on Higley, Gilbert P., 1823-1896
- Created Date:
- Digital Project:
- North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
- State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) held by North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
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- North Carolina
- Provenance note:
- Rural Scots Presbyterian congregation established in the late eighteenth century, first owner.
- Historical note:
- Tradition attributes Gilbert Higley as the church's builder. The church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
- Architectural note:
- The church provides an academic example of the temple-form frame churches built in the mid-nineteenth century