First Presbyterian Church

First Presbyterian Church (HMXYV)

Location: Louisville, MS 39339 Winston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 7.353', W 89° 3.186'

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First Presbyterian Church was organized in 1839 by Scottish-Irish settlers. Built in 1845, the sanctuary is the original church structure. According to local tradition, the church bell, cast in 1851 by the Andrew Meneely and Sons Foundry of West Troy, New York, was used to alert the citizens of Louisville to the approach of Col. Benjamin Grierson's Union calvary raid on April 22, 1863. In 1973, First Presbyterian Church became a charter member of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA).
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HM NumberHMXYV
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Year Placed2007
Placed ByMississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 12:13pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 308456 N 3666748
Decimal Degrees33.12255000, -89.05310000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 7.353', W 89° 3.186'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 7' 21.18" N, 89° 3' 11.16" W
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Area Code(s)662
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-199 E Park St, Louisville MS 39339, US
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