←—?4.3 miles west of this point stands Old Buckhead Church. The present structure built around 1845 housed one of the oldest Baptist Congregations in the United States. The Buckhead Church was organized prior to the Revolution under the leadership of Rev. Matthew Moore. It was re-organized in 1787. The Georgia Baptist Convention met here in 1831 to pass the initial resolution that founded Mercer University.
|Series||This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series, and the Shermans March to the Sea series.|
|Placed By||Georgia Historical COmmission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 2:49pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 409602 N 3641799|
|Decimal Degrees||32.91068333, -81.96670000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 54.641', W 81° 58.002'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 54' 38.46" N, 81° 58' 0.12" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 200-298 Buckhead Church Rd, Perkins GA 30822, US|
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