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Robinson Springs United Methodist Church - Millbrook, AL
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo
N 32° 30.942 W 086° 22.519
16S E 558672 N 3597771
Quick Description: Historic church, placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982, is located on Main Street in Millbrook.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 1/8/2014 6:52:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMJWYV
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1
Views: 2

Long Description:
Marker Text:

This notable Greek Revival structure was completed in the late 1840's on land donated by Eli Robinson. The congregation was established 1828-1830 and the first church, built of logs, was located c. 1 mile east of here. Charter members were: Rev. Peyton and Martha Bibb; James Robinson; William Zeigler; George Speigner; Lewis G. and Mary Robinson; Alexander McKeithen; Benjamin Gaines, Sr.; and Mr. and Mrs. Ezekiel Cooper. The present structure has remained virtually intact, retaining its altar rail, slave gallery, pews and coin silver Communion service. It is documented in the Historic American Building Survey and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places March 1, 1982.
Marker Name: Robinson Springs United Methodist Church

Marker Type: Urban

Addtional Information::
Erected by the Congregation. Church website: http://www.rsum.org


Date Dedicated / Placed: 1983

Marker Number: Not Listed

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