Historic Site of St. James Holt Crossing Baptist Church

Historic Site of St. James Holt Crossing Baptist Church (HM1CPY)

Location: Montgomery, AL 36106 Montgomery County
Buy Alabama State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 32° 21.148', W 86° 15.835'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
On this site, the St. James Baptist Church #2, also known as St. James Holt Crossing Baptist Church, stood as the oldest Baptist church founded by African Americans in the City of Montgomery. Organized in 1875, the Church occupied two buildings on this property—one was relocated to make way for the railroad in 1908, and the second was relocated in 2004 as part of improvements to adjoining properties. The Church now resides east of Zelda Road on property formerly owned by the Alabama Masonic Lodge. The St. James Holt Crossing Baptist Church was originally founded by four members, including James Ashe whose descendants continue to play a role in its congregational affairs.
Year Placed2006
Placed ByThe Alabama Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 12:32pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 569260 N 3579743
Decimal Degrees32.35246667, -86.26391667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 21.148', W 86° 15.835'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 21' 8.88" N, 86° 15' 50.10" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2967-2999 Carter Hill Rd, Montgomery AL 36106, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?