First Baptist Church of Claytonville Historical

First Baptist Church of Claytonville Historical (HM1VSU)

Location: Kress, TX 79052 Swisher County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 22.524', W 101° 34.976'

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Organized as New Hope Baptist Church of Christ in 1891, this congregation changed its name in 1912 to Whitfield Baptist Church. It acquired a good church plant, a parsonage, and a cabin site at Plains Baptist Assembly Grounds. Steps began in 1960 to relocate on the paved highway in this new business community growing up around the cotton gin built in the 1950s by M. C. Clayton (1899-1963). The new church building - first in the town - was erected in 1962-63. The present name was adopted in 1964. Peak membership for the congregation has been 206.
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Year Placed1975
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, November 20th, 2016 at 9:02am PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 262496 N 3806804
Decimal Degrees34.37540000, -101.58293333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 22.524', W 101° 34.976'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 22' 31.44" N, 101° 34' 58.56" W
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Area Code(s)806
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8463 FM145, Kress TX 79052, US
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